An scout from Kenya
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Three of a kind: 'Why I decided to be a scout'

The scout movement was founded in 1907 in the UK and quickly spread around the world. Now it has more than 40 million members across the world.

A few weeks ago more than 30,000 scouts gathered at the World Scout Jamboree in Sweden.

Three of them - from Kenya, Hong Kong and Mexico - told the BBC what it meant to them to be part of this movement.

  • 01 Sep 2011
  • From the section Europe
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