Decision-Making

Draft Resolutions

Draft Resolutions

Influencing the future of Scouting

Draft Resolutions are decisions that are proposed to the World Scout Conference which direct the future of the World Organization of the Scout Movement. Participants of the Conference and Youth Forum have the opportunity to discuss the proposals, and then Member Organizations vote on the Draft Resolutions at the Conference.

Draft Resolutions

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Delegations can share their feedback and ideas for potential amendments to the Draft Resolutions with other participants by using the collaboration tools.

These Draft Resolutions are proposed by the World Scout Committee. Member Organizations can propose additional Draft Resolutions until 25 May 2021.

WOSM Membership

Recording the admission of WOSM Member Organizations since 2017.

WOSM Fee

Proposing to continue the frozen annual WOSM registration fee system set in 2011.

Strategy for Scouting

Approving the World Triennial Plan 2021-2024 and to develop the next Strategy for Scouting.

Safe from Harm

Prioritising strengthened compliance and support in implementing the World Safe from Harm Policy.

Youth Engagement

Approving the main goals and key objectives of the Youth Engagement Strategy.

Evolving the Youth Forum and Conference

Adopting the principles and format for a ‘new event’ enabling an enhanced and youth empowering experience at the Conference.

Youth Advisor System

Implementing measures to strengthen youth participation in the World Scout Committee and its substructures.

Environmental Sustainability

Taking action to address the global climate crisis and to develop a climate impact strategy for WOSM.

Draft Resolutions

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Draft Resolutions

How to submit an Amendment

For the

Youth Forum

Step 1

Follow the Youth Forum Rules of Procedure, using the Conference Resolution and Amendment Guidelines as a reference.

Step 2

Collaborate with your Youth Forum International Team to prepare the proposal.

Step 3

Ensure the proposal is both proposed and seconded by at least one Youth Forum International Team.

Step 4

Send the proposal by the deadline to be set during the Youth Forum.

Step 5

Proposals will be reviewed by the Drafting Committee.

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Proposals passed by the Youth Forum will only be considered by the Conference if subsequently proposed by Member Organizations to the Conference.

For the

Conference

Step 1

Follow the Resolution and Amendment Guidelines (Conference Document 2B).

Step 3

Include the proposing and seconding Member Organization(s) name, country and signature of the Official Contact recorded in the World Scouting Directory.

Step 4

Send to resolutions@scout.org by the deadline of 36 hours before the first voting session on Draft Resolutions (24 hours before the first voting session on Constitutional Amendments for the WOSM Fee proposal)

Step 5

Amendments will be reviewed by the Resolutions Committee.

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Draft Resolutions

How to submit a Draft Resolution

For the

Conference

Step 1

Follow the Resolution and Amendment Guidelines (Conference Document 2B).

Step 3

Include the proposing and seconding Member Organization(s) name, country and signature of the Official contact recorded in the World Scouting Directory.

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Draft Resolutions

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Resolution and Amendment Guidelines

Providing information for developing and proposing a Draft Resolution, including a workbook section to prompt important questions for consideration.

Conference Resolutions Database

Access to all business Resolutions adopted by the World Scout Conference since 1920 to assist with understanding past decisions.

Drafting Committee (Youth Forum)

Composed of Youth Forum delegates and supported by the Youth Forum Planning Team, the Drafting Committee is available to provide guidance to the Youth Forum international teams in drafting proposals during the event.

Regional Support

Regional staff and volunteers are available to support or direct support to the right person throughout the drafting process of a resolution.

Resolutions Committee

Composed of experienced and diverse members, the Resolutions Committee is available to support Member Organizations between April and August 2021.

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Important Deadlines