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SSA Safe Scouting Policy updated

Find our updated Safe Scouting Policy below. We have added detailed practice notes to continue to ensure the safety of our members and volunteers. Chief Commissioner Gary Pienaar will be talking us through the policy and addressing your questions this Thursday at the Weekly National Campfire Chat at 7pm on Zoom! Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/856060835 Email: joy.hutchinson@scouts.org.za for…

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Empowering youth to turn the tide on plastic pollution in SA

Plastic pollution in our seas and local communities is dire.  In November SCOUTS South Africa will be launching the Tide Turners Plastic Challenge in partnership with the United National Environment Programme and the World Organisation of Scout Movements. The initiative aims to mobilise 10 000 young people aged 7 to 17 to take action to reduce plastic…

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