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By Darryl Alder
Sep 21, 2015

Messengers of Peace, the World Scout Bureau, and International Day of Peace

Today is the International Day of Peace, which has been observed annually on September 21st since it was initiated in 1982. To commemorate the day, let’s reflect on our founder Baden-Powell’s vision of peace through the world brotherhood of Scouting. In his final address to the 50,000 Scouts attending the Third World Jamboree in Arrowe Park England in 1929, Baden-Powell said: “From […]