Information about the Arab Region:
12 National Scout and Guide Fellowships: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tunesia and United Arab Emirates
1 Central Branch country: Sudan
The 9th Conference of the Arab Union of Scout and Guides Pioneers, Arab Region of ISGF, was held, as planned, in Cairo, Egypt, from 20 to 24 April 2019, for the first time in 35 years without the presence, the founder of the Union, its Secretary General, Mr Dandan, who died in January 2019. The 12 NSGF members took part in the Conference, as well as, as observers, 2 other future National Fellowships (Palestine and Oman) and representatives of Regional and International Organizations (130 participants in total).
The 28th Arab Scout Conference was held in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, from 6 to 9 November 2016 with the participation of more than 350 Chiefs and Guide leaders representing 19 National Scout Organizations from the Arab Region and other National, Regional and International Scout Organizations.
Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development welcomed in his Palace the ISGF Delegation who paid a three-days official visit to UAE to view UAE Pioneers activities in complement of UAE membership in ISGF. The delegation was headed by ISGF Chairman Ms. Mida Rodrigues, accompanied by Secretary General Ms. Cécile Bellet and Treasurer Mr. Anthony Florizoone.
About 200 participants registered at the 8th Arab Regional Conference of the Arab Pioneers of Scouts and Girl Guides that took place in Kuwait from 28 February till 7 March 2016. It demonstrated the scout commitment in the Arab Region which should be praised.