Indonesian President H.E. Dr Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono met with Scouts on 14th August 2009 at the Cibubur camping ground, east of Jakarta, to celebrate the National Scouts Day.
As the city of Davao in the southern part of the Philippines celebrate the Kadayawan Festival -- an annual festival celebrating the gifts of nature and the wealth of culture - Scouts here marked the globally renowned festival with different Scouting activities.
Salalah-Oman August 2009 - Over 550 participants from 18 Arab nations have gathered together in Salalah under Scouting's umbrella. The occasion is this years 18th Arab Rover Moot that will be held from the 6-16th of August. The theme for this years Moot is “Calling For Peace”.
The program of the 18th Arab Rover Moot promises to be different from the previous Rover Moots in the region. Mr Khalid Al-Adi who is in charge of the Moot this year briefly gives us a picture of the various activities and a general overview of the site that has been developed for this year.