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12th WAGGGS APR Conference
"Hamro Danphe" - Connect, Growth, Impact
The 12th WAGGGS Asia Pacific Regional Conference was held from 28 August to 3 September in Kathmandu, Nepal. The theme for this conference was “Hamro Danphe” - Connect, Growth, Impact.
The conference is attended by 150 delegates from 24 Member Organisations, including six delegates from Girl Guides Australia, namely Holly Bracken, Chief-Commissioner Robinette Emonson, Kate Moore, Emily Milton Smith and Dani Smith (shown left to right in picture).
Here is the newsletter report from the Asia Pacific Region Conference in Nepal - to download the PDF version please click HERE
Regional events are held once every three years.
The Asia Pacific Region is the most diverse and the largest of all WAGGGS’ Regions, with 3.56 million Girl Guides and Girl Scouts and counting. It works to build the capacity of Member Organizations in order to achieve the Guiding mission of enabling girls and young women to develop as responsible global citizens and agents of change.
The aim of the event is to make decisions that take the Asia Pacific Region forward and ensure the movement remains sustainable, versatile and truly reflective of the needs and desires of girls and young women.
There a numerous ways to keep up to date with the Asia-Pacific Regional Conference through social media, so be sure to follow:
Twitter: @girlguidesaust; #APRC16 link: https://twitter.com/girlguidesaust
Facebook: Girl Guides Australia link: https://www.facebook.com/girlguidesaustralia
Instagram: @girlguidesaustralia link: https://www.instagram.com/girlguidesaustralia/