100th Anniversary of Scouting in Bangladesh – Stamps of Bangladesh 2016
Bangladesh issued two stamps to commemorate 100th Anniversary of Scouting in Bangladesh on 21 Jan 2016. It was formed in 1914 in East Bengal as part of British India Scouts Association and then continued as part of Pakistan Boy Scouts Association till 1971. Bangladesh became an Independent member of World Organisation of Scout Movement in 1974 and changed its name to Bangladesh Scouts in 1978.
Dubai Stamps – 13th World Scout Jamboree Japan 1971
Dubai issued a set of Four stamps on the 13th World Scout Jamboree which was held at Asagiri heights on the western side of Mount Fuji in Fujinomiya Japan from 2-10 Aug 1971. A total of 23,758 scouts attended.
75 Years of Boys Scouts in South Africa – 1907-1982
Boys Scouts movement started in 1907 after Baden Powell experimental scouting camp in Brownsea Island. Scout troops were active in Cape,Transvaal & Natal. From 1909 t0 1922 scouting in South Africa developed on provincial basis- Four Parallel scout Association were created -For Whites in 1908,Blacks in 1919, Indians 1931 and Coloureds in 1934. In 1977 all four associations combined to form Boy Scouts Of South Africa
rica issued a stamp on 22 Feb 1982 to commemorate 75 Years of Boy Scouts in South Africa.Stamp features Lord Baden Powell.
Uniformed Groups in Schools – Stamps of Singapore 2007.
The Formation of the Uniformed Groups for the students in schools aimed to nurture and develop youths into resilient,responsible,compassionate,and protective leaders through fun,meaningful,challenging and comprehensive development programmes,These Uniformed Groups are important platforms for the development of leadership ,character & citizenship in students.
In Singapore there are nine Uniformed Groups. In this colorful set of nine stamps the uniforms and crests of all nine Uniformed Groups in Singapore are proudly featured.
The Nine Uniformed Groups and their respective dates of Formation in Singapore are
1901- National Cadet Corps.
1910- The Singapore Scout Association.
1917-Girl Guides Singapore.
1927-The Girls’ Brigade Singapore.
1930-The Boys’ Brigade Singapore.
1935-St John Ambulance Brigade Singapore.
1952-Red Cross Youth
1959- National Police Cadet Corps.
2005- National Civil Defence Cadet Corps.
A FDC with these nine beautiful stamps issued on 19 Sep 2007 is listed.
Scout Stamps – 75th Anniversary of World Scout Movement.
The World Scout Movement started in 1907. Singapore issued a set of Four stamps on 15 Oct 1982 to commemorate 75th Anniversary of World Scout Movement.A FDC with four stamps is listed in which various scouting activities are shown.