23rd World Scout Jamboree
Kirara-hama, Yamaguchi, Japan
July 28- August 8, 2015
Who May Attend
Eligible participants must be registered with the Boy Scouts of America as a Boy Scout or Venturer and have been born between July 27, 1997, and July 28, 2001. This age range is set by the World Organization of the Scout Movement(WOSM) and is not negotiable.
International Service Team (IST)
To join the IST at the Jamboree, you need to have turned 18 at the start of the camp, July 28, 2015.
All Boy Scouts of America leadership must meet the requirement listed on the adult leader Web page at www.scouting.org/worldjamboree. In addition, councils must first give their approval to applicants. Selection will then be made under the direction of each regional director.
Scouts will experience the 23rd World Scout Jamboree through module activities, subcamp life, arena events, and interaction and exchange with Scouts from all around the globe, click here more information
About The Jamboree Site
Japan is an island country in the Pacific Ocean, where natural beauty and modern cities coexist. Here you'll find a rich mix of traditional and modern culture and a history that dates back thousands of years.
The Jamboree site, Kirara-hama, is reclaimed land in Yamaguchi City, which is located in the western part of Honshu. Equipped with developed facilities and parks, it was the site of Japan Expo Yamaguchi in 2001
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