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4th May 2017

It is time again for the Leadership Training and Seminar!

From the 23rd to 27th of August, the European Scouting and Jungschar Programme Group invites everybody to its Leadership training and seminar, in Armenia.


Leadership Training: 14- 18 years old
The Leadership Training brings leaders from all over Europe together to experience different ways of Scouting & Jungschar. You get to know the differences and similarities of our work and an insight to the new Scouting methods. The program consist of pioneering technology workshops, terrain games, cooking on the fire, singing, sports, hiking, unforgettable evenings around the campfire and much more...

Leadership Seminar: 18 years and older
In the Leadership Seminar you have the opportunity to meet leaders from all over Europe and you can join different workshops and lectures. In addition, you can exchange your ideas with the other leaders on many exciting topics to take back new ideas and ways of working in your YMCA. And of course there will be campfires, hiking and lots of fun.

All participants of the seminar are invited to the annual meeting of the ESG.


  • Eastern Europeans 70 EUR. Western Europeans 140 EUR.
  • Registration cost include accommodation, meals and local transport. The travel costs from your country to Yerevan is not included in the participation fee.


  • The trip to Yerevan must be organized by you! Make sure you are at Zvartnots International Airport by 13:00 on 23.08.2017 at the latest. A pick-up from the airport will be arranged by YMCA Armenia. Also, make sure your return flight is not earlier than 18:00 on 27.08.2017.


  • The location is 125KM away from the capital, Yerevan, in Lori province. The campsite is located in the heart of Armenian nature, surrounded by the beautiful mountain-chain of Armenia. The nearest village is called Pambak and has about 100 households.

How to apply

  • If you are interested in joining us in unforgettable 4 days, please fill the online application form by 15 JUNE.



If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us on esgarmenia2017@ymca.am
Looking forward to hear from you!

Arevig Kazajian, ESG Executive Committee member
YMCA Armenia, +374 55 821153

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