About the World Scout Jamboree
The World Scout Jamboree is the largest regular event organised by the Scout Movement, gathering up to 40,000 people from all over the world. It is above all an educational event to promote peace and understanding. The World Scout Jamboree includes a wide variety of activities and also places great importance on the everyday life and interaction on the campsite. The World Scout Jamboree takes place every four years in a different country. The first World Scout Jamboree took place in England in 1920.
25th World Scout Jamboree (2023)
In 2023 in SaeManGeum, Jeollabuk-do, Korea, thousands of Scouts will gather for the 25th World Scout Jamboree.
The extensive program will include:
- adventurous activities in the mountains and rivers near SaeManGeum,
- understanding sustainable development
- responding to natural disasters and global emergencies
- art and culture
- traditional scouting skills.