Western Hemisphere Regional Committee 2019 - 2022
Alberto Zambrana (Uruguay) chairman
Ricardo Blengini (Argentina) secretary
Bryan Bell (USA) treasurer
Information about Western Hemisphere Region: (WHR)
12 National Scout and Guide Fellowships: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Curaçao, Guatemala, Haiti, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago and Venezuela
11 Central Branch countries: Aruba, Barbados, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Uruguay and USA
pdf Memorandum of Understanding Western, Hemisphere region (102 KB)
pdf Memorandum de Entendimiento, Hemisferio Occidental (125 KB)
Sub-region: South America
Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela
Sub-region: Central America & Caribbean
Aruba, Barbados, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curaçao, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Haïti, Panama, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, CASEGHA USA
The 2nd Caribbean Gathering was held in Willemstad, Curacao from 11 – 15 September 2013 and ended with a swinging carnival party. A total of 131 participants from 9 countries from Aruba, Chile, Curacao, Haiti, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Suriname and USA.
The 2nd Caribbean Gathering will take place on Curacao from 11 – 15 September 2013. A team of the Fellowship of Curacao “Copernicia” has finalized all necessary arrangements in order to host the 145 participants from 9 countries (Aruba, Chile, Curacao, Haiti, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, Suriname and USA (Casegha).
After the success of the 1st Caribbean Gathering in Curacao in 2010 the National Scout and Guide Fellowship of this island “Copernicia” takes the lead again and will also organize the 2nd Caribbean Gathering.
The event will take place from 11 September 2013 until breakfast 15 September 2013 in hotel Trupial Inn within walking distance of shopping centres and only 20 minutes from Curacao International Airport (Hato Airport). Curacao is an island in the southern Caribbean Sea, off the Venezuelan coast.
About 100 participants from six countries: Aruba, Australia, Belgium, Curaçao, the Netherlands and Suriname gathered in hotel Pelikaan in Willemstad, Curaçao for the 1st Caribbean gathering with the suitable theme: “Reach out to join the Caribbean".
Upon arrival at the airport the friendly welcome by the organization made you comfortable. The well-balanced program over 3 days and 4 evenings (8 – 11 September 2010) was very comprehensive but time management and the professional handling of the agenda was in the good hands of the National Scout and Guide Fellowship “Copernicia”, Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles.