The 24th General Assembly of the Verband Deutscher Altpfadfindergilden e.V. – VDAPG took place from 1 – 3 October 2021 in Bad Kissingen, Germany. A new Board was elected.
Pfadfinder Gilde Österreichs, the Austrian Fellowship, celebrated on 17 September 2021 the joyful fact that they exist 70 years. They already existed since 1951 before ISGF was born in 1953 and Austria is also one of the 18 Founding members of ISGF.
On 25 and 26 June 2021 the National Scout and Guide Fellowship of Libya sponsored workshops about the introduction to development of project management.
The Maharashtra State Indian Scout and Guide Fellowship successfully completed its Relief Project on Sunday, the 29th of August 2021 in three villages at about 380 kms from Mumbai. They distributed 200 kits containing various food articles like atta (wheat flour), dal (lentils), rice, sugar, masalas (spice blend), tea etc. and other daily utility items and school bags.
On the 25th of July, 2021, some members of the Ghana Scout and Guide Fellowship voluntary donated blood to the Blood Bank service in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. The voluntary blood donation will be a major project for the year in the entire district of the Ashanti Region by members of the NSGF. The program was launched by the local Scout Fellowship supported by the President of the NSGF Hon. Prosper Bani, the chairman of ISGF Africa Region committee Iddrissu Hussain and Edward Mettle Nunoo former president of Ghana Fellowship.
On the occasion of the birthday (27 April) of King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands, Lygia Da Costa Gomez, member of National Scout and Guide Fellowship Copernicia of Curacao, received the civilian order of merit as member of “Oranje Nassau”.
Throughout the last year, to provide an occupation and as an environmentally friendly way of fund raising Baden-Powell Guild members have been using old pallets to make garden planters. The pallets are often ‘waste’, and people have been happy to donate them for a good cause.
The Gynum Ganga local Fellowship from Navi Mumbai is a unique guild of visually impaired adult members. Navi Mumbai also known by its former name New Bombay, is the largest planned city in the entire world, situated on the west coast of the Indian subcontinent in Maharashtra State.
The planned meeting with the Guilds of the Verband Deutscher Altpfadfindergilden (VDAPG) in Germany could not take place because of the pandemic. About 40 members from all over the country gathered behind their screens on Saturday, 20 February 2021 to participate in an online meeting.