SCOUTING IN AFGHANISTAN
DA AFGHANESTAN SARANDOY TOLANAH
BOY SCOUTS OF AFGHANISTAN
Scouting in Afghanistan was officially founded in 1931, revived again in 1956 and then in 1978, banned by the Communist government. Afghanistan was a WOSM member from 1932 to 1947 and again from 1964 to 1978.
It is unknown if there is any revival movement in Afghanistan at present.
Cubs- ages 6 to 11
Scouts- ages 12 to 15
Seniors- ages 16 to 18
Rovers- ages 18 and older
Scout Motto: Be prepared
On my honour I promise that I will do my best, to do my duty to God and my country, to help other people at all times and to obey the Scout Law.
A Scout's honour is to be trusted
A Scout is loyal
A Scout's duty is to be useful and to help others
A Scout is a friend to all and a brother to every other Scout
A Scout is courteous
A Scout is a friend to animals
A Scout obeys orders of his parents, patrol leaders or Scoutmaster without question
A Scout smiles and whistles under all difficulties
A Scout is thrifty
A Scout is clean in thought, word and deed
If any readers have any information regarding Scouting in Afghanistan, please e-mail me with the information at:firstname.lastname@example.org
Last updated on August 25, 1999