By Noam Stein

What is scouting?

Scouting is a youth movement. The movement based the values of social involvement, democracy, helping others, friendship values and equality.

israel youth movment history

  • Global scouting movement was founded in 1907 in Britain by Baden Powell.
  • The movement was founded in 1918 by youth and sports associations.
  • In 1925 the first tribe was established in Haifa.
  • In the middle of the 1930s there were nine tribes in the country.
  • Today the movement has more than 85,000 members in more than 250 tribes. And defined as the largest youth movement in Israel.