2014 Philmont Conference Documents



The 2014 Philmont International Representatives Conference was a huge success attended by 38 participants from June 8 – 14, 2014. This conference’s international faculty was Mr. Leonardo Morales (left) from the Interamerican Region Committee. He shared his experiences at the region level of Scouting.

See the resources below distributed to the participants. These documents may be of use to you in your council’s international programs.

World Organization of the Scout Movement

 

This presentation will give you an overview of the organization of which the Boy Scouts of America is a member.

Baden-Powell Fellowship

 

This is a major program of the World Scout Foundation.

Order of the Condor

 

This is a major program of the Interamerican Scout Foundation.

International Department Overview

 

Learn about the responsibilities of the members of the International Department.

2015 World Scout Jamboree

 

Preliminary information from the BSA and the Scout Association of Japan.

International Representative Overview

 

See the questions used in a "Jeopardy"–style game to describe IR responsibilities.

Council International Committee

 

See the basics about starting and maintaining your own council international committee.

International Recognitions/Programs

 

Learn about the insignia and awards available to recognize a Scout's involvement in the world Scouting movement.

BSA Overseas

 

Learn about the support for Scouts outside of the United States continuing on the path to Eagle.

Messengers of Peace

 

Learn about the new global service project and how BSA members are participating.

Traveling Overseas With Scouts

 

See tips from an experienced Scout leader regarding international travel with Scouts.

Holding a Council-Run International Camp

 

See a guide from a camp chief with 15 years of experience organizing this type of event.

International, European, and Korean Camp
Staff Programs

 

Provides Scouts opportunities to work in BSA camps for international Scouts and to volunteer in other Scout associations' camps for BSA members.

Contingent Program

 

Opportunities for Scouts and Venturers to attend international events as members of a BSA contingent.

World Friendship Fund

 

Local collections of change at unit events turn into grants for Scouts around the world.

Kandersteg

 

Learn about the Kandersteg International Scout Centre in Switzerland.