NEWS FROM THE FSE

Welcome, Croatia!

Welcome, Croatia!

At the last Federal Council in Paris at the beginning of October, our union welcomed (unanimously and with a standing ovation!) Croatia as an Observer Association. It was one of the rare countries in Europe where, until recently, there were no Scouts of Europe: until...

Almost  800 scouts and guides, ready to join the WYD!

Almost 800 scouts and guides, ready to join the WYD!

The International Union of Guides and Scouts of Europe (UIGSE) is proud to announce its active participation in this year’s highly anticipated World Youth Days (WYD) set to take place in the vibrant city of Lisbon, Portugal. Bringing together nearly 800 dedicated volunteers and members hailing from 15 diverse countries, the UIGSE camp, located on the outskirts of Lisbon, promises to be an extraordinary and unifying event.

Federal Council 2022 in Belgium

Federal Council 2022 in Belgium

On Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd October 2022, 54 participants from 17 different associations (Albania , Belgium, Canada-USA FNE, Switzerland, Germany KPE, Spain, France, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Ukraine and UK) met in...

12-star camp 2022 in Assisi!

12-star camp 2022 in Assisi!

After 2 years of postponement because of the Covid, the 12-star camp 2022 finally took place ! In the beautiful city of Assisi, in the footsteps of one the great saints of scouting, St Francis of Assisi, and of his spiritual sister St Clare of Assisi. 18 participants...

Scout Promise of Father Pedro Viana in Brazil

Scout Promise of Father Pedro Viana in Brazil

On May 23, 2022, the Meeting of Families of Nossa Senhora da Conceição Parish took place in Conceição do Araguaia, in the state of Pará, northern Brazil. During the meeting, Father Pedro Viana, parish priest of Nossa Senhora da Conceição Parish in Conceição do...

National pilgrimage in Germany!

National pilgrimage in Germany!

National pilgrimage to Ellwangen and Schönenberg 2,400 sausages, 95 kg of meat loaf, 2,750 rolls and 50 kg of bread, 2,500 bottles of drink: that is the balance of the KPE National Pilgrimage 2022, at least from the point of view of the kitchen team. Happy songs...

Interview of the Federal Commissioner by the Lithuanian Association

Interview of the Federal Commissioner by the Lithuanian Association

At the end of March, all commissioners from all the different countries gathered in Vilnius, Lithuania for an Extraordinary Council. We couldn’t miss this opportunity to talk with our organisation’s federal commissioner Nathalie Flama. We were intrigued to hear more...