Uganda Scouts Association is one of the nations largest and most prominent values-based youth development organizations. Uganda Scouts Association provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness. For over a century, Uganda Scouts Association has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun. Uganda Scouts Association believes and, through over a century of experience, knows that helping youth is a key to building a more conscientious, responsible, and productive society.
The scout method; The Scout Method is the educational heart of the Movement. It is based on the concept of “Learning by doing” and the participation in decision-making processes. It enables young people, girls and boys, to become engaged, impassioned and autonomous citizens, by helping them to develop to their full potential physically, intellectually, socially, emotionally and spiritually. The Scout Method is based on the Law and the Promise, and nature is the first place of learning. The Adult leaders are volunteers who support this development of young people and the Movement.
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