Girl Scouts of Japan (GSJ) hosted the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts 11th Asia Pacific regional conference in Tokyo from 30th June to 5th July, 2013.
The World Association of Girls Guides and Girl Scouts is the largest voluntary movement dedicated to girls and young women in the world and supports girls and young women to develop their full potential as responsible citizens of the world. This time of the conference, about 100 representatives and honored guests from 22 countries particularly from AP region are invited and discussed the strategies for the future development of girls and young women’s full potential.
To celebrate the achievements and success of the conference, GSJ held the Gala dinner on 4th July at Meiji Kinenkan with the graceful presence of HIH Princess Akishino. Prior to the gala, the young women participants across the AP region reported the outcomes of the conference to HIH Princess Akishino.
Photos will be posted soon.
The Stop the Violence Against Girls Seminar, in coordination with GAC, was held in Girl Scouts National Headquarters in Tokyo on 23 December 2011. The seminar was jointly organised by the Cabinet Office and Girl Scouts of Japan and 40 participants attended. (さらに…)