Scout Law - Helpful

Scout Law - Helpful

Around the world Scouts are defined by different laws. From the original nine laws published in 1908, each country has adapted, removed and added to the list. Some of these changes were to align them with different political systems, while others were because of tighter or loser affiliations with religious organizations. Even in the UK the Scout Law is a living set of ideas that have changed over time.

On these tabs are examples of Scout Laws from around the world, with key differences examined. As you look at each, think about how your understanding of the Scout Law fits and contrasts with those from other places in the world.