Dear Centre Managers and Friends in Scouting or Guiding
We are pleased to invite 1 or 2 young people from your Centre to join the 13nd Goose Network Camp Staff Seminar, which is taking place from Thursday 13th to Monday 17th April 2017 at Scout Center Næsbycentre, Denmark: http://www.naesbycentret.dk.
Objectives of the Seminar
- To create a new partnership/network directly between young people dedicated to work with the development of our centers.
- To promote the Youth programme between the participants with focus on exchange of voluntary staff members, networking and future seminars on topics of common interest.
- To share ideas on activities, methods and thereby to open the possibility of improving the quality of our projects.
- To concentrate on personal development (skills, knowledge, attitude)
Beneficiaries of the Seminar
The participants should be (voluntary) staff members, ideally aged between 18 and 30, and from a Goose Network Scout / Guide Centre. They should demonstrate an interest in both environmental issues, networking and in making improvements of their Scout / Guide Centre.
The seminar consists of both theoretical and practical sessions. Topics will include ‘My Centre, My Country’, ‘Market of Possibilities’, how to be a Goose Network Camp Staff member, nature conservation and environmental work, intercultural communication, and local Scouting in an environmental context. More information on the programme will follow with the registration.
The seminar fee per person includes: accommodation, tourist tax, full board, activities and VAT. The fee will be in the registration information.
The application for the seminar will be sent out in February. More information will be available at the Goose Network website: https://goosenetwork.wordpress.com/
We look forward to hearing from you, and to welcoming you to Scout Center Næsbycentre, Denmark for this event. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Planning Team via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yours in Scouting and Guiding
The Planning Team
Maiken Nielsen, Denmark; Katrine Hansen, Denmark; Tea Kekua, Georgien; Pavla Glosová, Czech Republic