Special Projects

International Day of Peace (IDOP), is observed around the world on 21st September. Declared by the United Nation’s General Assembly, Peace Day is devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.  Climate Action for Peace This year’s theme is “Climate Action for Peace”. It draws attention to the …

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Project Orion – Rovering with Turtles is an annual conservation project which started in 2009 in collaboration with our host organization, World Wide Fund for Nature – Malaysia (WWF-Malaysia).   This project has allowed Scouts and locals from two shores to meet, make friends and work towards a common goal of protecting our common environment. …

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As part of community outreach initiatives by the Better World Team, a Kayak Waterway Clean-up will be held on Saturday, 14 September 2019. The Better World Team aims to provide volunteers with insight into the many Non-Profit Organisations (NGOs), Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs) and Independent groups that are doing good work for our community and …

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With over 200 Scouts and 41 young adult volunteers joining, Earth Hour was a great success! As many hands were needed for this Event, it was enriching to have so many celebrate this important event. Earth Hour is a World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) global environmental movement to help raise awareness and help the …

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The Festival of Biodiversity is an annual event organised by the National Parks Board in collaboration with the Biodiversity Roundtable; to create awareness and foster a sense of appreciation for nature. This year, it will be happening on 25 and 26 May 2019 at the open space at HDB Hub Mall, Toa Payoh. Scouts/Scout Units …

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In partnership with WWF Singapore, The Singapore Scout Association (SSA) is once again proud to support Earth Hour since its humble beginnings in Singapore in 2009.

Project Beach clean-up with mock turtle nest excavation Date 7 October 2018, Sunday Venue East Coast Park Participants 20 Cubs and Scouts from Colugo Scout Group With Project Orion IX coming to an end, the team organized a beach clean-up with mock turtle nest excavation which took place on 7th October along East Coast Park …

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For nearly 10 years, as part of their Scouts of the World Service Project, the Project Orion teams has been involved in turtle conservation project in collaboration with WWF-Malaysia. Along with that, the teams has been helping out with the development of Kumpung Mangkuk! The WWF were quite skeptical at first. They wondered why we …

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In light of International Day of Peace, the Better World Team would like to invite all Scouts to be a part of this worldwide effort. This year’s theme for International Day of Peace is “The Right to Peace – The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70” International Day of Peace (IDOP), is observed around …

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The Kayak River Clean-Up Programme provides participants the opportunity to be in direct contact with nature and to learn about the impact of litter on wildlife and the environment. Participants will be introduced to the basics of paddling and visit litter hot-spots while exploring the Kallang Basin. Participants will discover how litter accumulates in the …

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