International

Guiding is a world wide organization and Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada is a founding member of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (WAGGGS), a movement of 150 countries with more than 10 million members. The Canadian Guiding program, from Sparks up through all levels of Guiding, encourages us to learn about our sister members in other countries, to explore other cultures, and to examine issues affecting girls and women throughout the world.


Responsibilities of the International Committee include:

  • Promoting WAGGGS’ activities, programs, publications and events
  • Promoting World Thinking Day and Guide & Scout Week activities
  • Promoting domestic and international opportunities for girls and adult members
  • Fostering and encouraging projects which will create an interest and/or awareness of World Guiding such as twinning and the CWFF

International Ideas and Activities for Units


  • The International Day of the Girl is celebrated worldwide each year on October 11. Put girls in the lead with these ideas!
  • There are many ideas in the Climate Change Challenge that you could use in your unit.
  • Add your voice to the WAGGGS Stop the Violence campaign.
  • Learn about advocacy using the WAGGGS Advocacy Toolkit

Our Cabana Adult Member Trip


Sea Adventure

Experience a great adventure with Our Cabaña. Discover
the port of Acapulco and the wonderful place where you can help us preserve Sea Turtle species. Get ready for environmental learning and Mexican culture and traditions.


August 4th -12th, 2021


Included:

-$2000- Our Cabaña (6 nights at Our Cabaña, 2 nights in Acapulco, trip to Downtown Cuernavaca, programme, all meals, community action at the Turtle’s camp)

-$1000- Flight

-$500- Miscellaneous (transport to and from Our Cabana, cancellation insurance, etc)

TOTAL cost: $3500

Needs to be 19 years old as of August 4th 2021 (start of the trip)

 

Contact Mackenzie at nl-international@girlguides.ca if you have any questions and to sign up!

Sea Adventure
Trip Info
Interested is joining  this adventure? Register your intent by filling out this quick form HERE


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