World Scout Jamboree
If you're looking at this special landing page, you'll hopefully want to Do 1 Thing to help refugees forced to flee because of war or persecution. You will be able to go back home when the Jamboree ends; they can't.
Here are some ways you can get involved and help refugees worldwide:
Visit www.unhcr.org/do1thing and Do 1 Thing to help refugees!
- Play an online game
- Listen to a refugee story
- Download a screensaver
- Send an e-card and help spread the word
- Share Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie's video
- Test your knowledge of refugees
Remember the blindfolds, falling over in the mud? Relive the fun by trying out Passages with the rest of your patrol or take it to school and enjoy it with your classmates.
Prefer taking it easy in front of your computer? Play Against All Odds in English, Swedish, Finnish, German, Greek or Norwegian.
Want to learn how to select the correct location to build a camp to shelter displaced people? Download a copy of the special Scout edition of the UNHCR Handbook for Emergencies.
Thought it was just a game? Take the Simple Acts quiz and discover how much you learnt.
Keep up-to-date with UNHCR news.
Organize a fund-raising event or ask friends and family to become regular donors. Your donation can buy new shelters, provide vital health care or help young refugees attend school. You can donate online today.
Share this website with your friends, Scout leaders and teachers. If you've enjoyed these games and learning about refugees, Do 1 Thing - help spread the word.
For questions and comments, send an e-mail to: jamboree
Memorandum of Understanding between UNHCR and the World Organization of the Scout Movement, 3 August 1995
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