Decision-making

World Scout Committee

The World Scout Committee is the executive body of WOSM. The Constitution of WOSM outlines that part of the responsibilities of Committee members is to consider plans and strategies for the Scout Movement, implement the Resolutions of the World Scout Conference and ensure they are implemented during the next Triennium, and to act on the Conference’s behalf between its meetings.

World Scout Committee

Schedule a discussion

As part of the process to engage with Member Organizations and delegations ahead of the Conference and Youth Forum, participants are invited to schedule one-to-one meetings with the members of the World Scout Committee and Youth Advisors to the World Scout Committee to: 

Ask questions about the 2017-2021 mandate and work carried by the World Scout Committee

Inquire about the Draft Resolutions and Constitutional Amendment proposed by the World Scout Committee

Ask questions about the draft objectives of the World Triennial Plan 2021-2024

Raise any other matters of interest

Voting Members of the World Scout Committee

Voting Members of the World Scout Committee

Click the schedule a meeting button to review the availability and book a discussion with a voting member of the World Scout Committee. 

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Craig Turpie

Chairperson

Speaks English and French (basic)
Serves in the following capacities as member of the WSC Steering Committee, WSC Representative to the World Scout Foundation Board, member of the WOSM/WAGGGS Consultative Committee, member of the Fees Contact Group, and WSC Liaison to the 25th World Scout Jamboree.

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Jemima Nartemle Nartey

Vice-Chairperson

Speaks English and French (basic)
Serves in the following capacities as member of the WSC Steering Committee, member of the WOSM/WAGGGS Consultative Committee, and WSC Liaison to the Messengers of Peace Programme.

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Andy Chapman

Vice-Chairperson

Speaks English
Serves in the following capacities as member of the WSC Steering Committee, WSC Representative to the World Scout Foundation Board, Ex-Officio member of the WSC Finance Committee, member of the Fees Contact group, and member of the Growth and Strategy Coordination Group.

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Peter Blatch

Member

Speaks English
Serves in the following capacities as member of the Educational Methods Work Stream, member of the WOSM Fees Task Force, member of the Evolution of World Scout Conference and World Scout Youth Forum Task Force, member of the Growth and Strategy Coordination Group, WSC Liaison to JOTA-JOTI,  and WSC Liaison to WOSM Services.

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Mehdi Ben Khelil

Member

Speaks Arabic, English, French, and German (basic)
Serves in the following capacities as Strategic Oversight to the Communications and Partnerships Work Stream and WSC Liaison to the 42nd World Scout Conference.

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Jo Deman

Member

Speaks Dutch, English, French, Spanish (basic), and German (basic)
Serves in the following capacities as Co-Lead of the Growth and Strategy Coordination Group, WSC Representative to the Kandersteg International Scout Centre Committee, and member of the Continuous Improvement Unit.

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Janaprith Salinda Fernando

Member

Speaks English, Sinhalese, and Tamil (basic)
Serves in the following capacities as member of the Good Governance Work Stream and Chairperson of the WSC Size & Effectiveness Task Force.

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Ilyas Ismayilli

Member

Speaks Azerbaijani, English, Russian, and Turkish
Serves in the following capacities as member of the Good Governance Work Stream,  member of the Establishing an Ethics Committee Task Force, and WSC Liaison to the 16th World Scout Moot. 

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Sarah Rita Kattan

Member

Speaks French, Arabic, English, and Italian (basic)
Serves in the following capacities as Strategic Oversight for the Educational Methods Work Stream, WSC Liaison to the 14th World Scout Youth Forum, and member of the Continuous Improvement Unit.

GMT-6

Leonardo Morales Morales

Member

Speaks Spanish and English
Serves in the following capacities as Strategic Oversight for the Good Governance Work Stream and member of the Sustainability Unit.

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Pia Melin Graasbøll

Member

Speaks Danish and English
Serves in the following capacities as member of the Educational Methods Work Stream and Chairperson of the 1st World Non-Formal Education Forum Planning Team.

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Juan Reig

Member

Speaks Spanish, English, and French
Serves in the following capacities as member of the Communications and Partnerships Work Stream, Chairperson of the WOSM Languages Task Force, member of the WOSM Fees Task Force and WSC Liaison to Organisations with Consultative Status.

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Youth Advisors to the World Scout Committee

Click the schedule a meeting button to review the availability and book a discussion with a Youth Advisor to the World Scout Committee.

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Diana Carrillo Tiburcio

Youth Advisor to the World Scout Committee

Speaks Spanish, English, and French
Serves in the following capacities as member of the Evolution of World Scout Conference and World Scout Youth Forum Task Force, member of the Educational Methods Work Stream, Chairperson of the 14th World Scout Youth Forum Planning Team, and member of the Continuous Improvement Unit.

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Mori Chi-kin Cheng

Youth Advisor to the World Scout Committee

Speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, and English
Serves in the following capacities as member of the WSC Size & Effectiveness Task Force, member of the Growth and Strategy Coordination Group, member of the 14th World Scout Youth Forum Planning Team, and member of the Sustainability Unit.

GMT+2

Julius Kramer

Youth Advisor to the World Scout Committee

Speaks English, Scandinavian, and Spanish (basic)
Serves in the following capacities as member of the WSC Steering Committee, member of the Good Governance Work Stream, and member of the Gender Mainstreaming Unit.

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Edgar Marumbu

Youth Advisor to the World Scout Committee

Speaks English, Kiswahili, and French (basic)
Serves in the following capacity as member of the Communications and Partnerships Work Stream.

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Martin Meier

Youth Advisor to the World Scout Committee

Speaks German, English, and French (basic)
Serves in the following capacity as member of the Communications and Partnerships Work Stream and member of the Establishing an Ethics Committee Task Force.

GMT+1

Amal Ridene

Youth Advisor to the World Scout Committee

Speaks Arabic, French, and English
Serves in the following capacities as member of the Educational Methods Work Stream, member of the WOSM Languages Task Force, and Ex-Officio member of the WSC Finance Committee.

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Regional Scout Committee Chairpersons and Ex-Officio Members of the World Scout Committee

Click the contact button to send an email and book a discussion with the following individuals.

Regional Scout Committee Chairpersons

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Abdullah Altraiji

Chairperson, Arab Regional Scout Committee

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Victor Atipaga

Chairperson, Africa Regional Scout Committee

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Daniel Corsen

Chairperson, Interamerican Regional Scout Committee

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Lars Kramm

Chairperson, European Regional Scout Committee

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Yelena Luzyanina

Chairperson, Eurasia Regional Scout Committee

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Ahmad Rusdi

Chairperson, Asia-Pacific Regional Scout Committee

Ex-Officio Members

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Ahmad Alhendawi

Secretary General

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Geoff Morgan

World Scout Foundation Representative to the WSC

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Joseph Lau

WOSM Treasurer