Author Archives: WAGGGS

Confidence = Beauty in New Zealand!

GirlGuiding New Zealand’s recent survey of 4000 Kiwi girls showed almost half of 16-year-old’s felt pressure to look good. The Free Being Me Programme has helped GirlGuiding NZ to educate young woman about some of the image myths surrounding the … Continued

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Jamboree17- Love, confidence & respect!

Spreading the Free Being Me message to Guides, Scouts and even the King of Sweden! Scouterna reflects on their experience of including Free Being Me in their National Jamboree:   From 5- 12 August 2017, 11,000 participants from 20 countries in … Continued

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Free Being Me comes to Camp Jumbo 2017!

The Sri Lanka Girl Guides Association has been celebrating 100 years of excellence, empowering girls and young women to be leaders in their communities with ‘Camp Jumbo’ 2017! The camp was divided into three sub-camps: Kandula, Kadol and Raja (The names are of … Continued

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Libre d’être Moi en Centrafrique!

50 girls enjoyed learning about Free Being Me and earning their Free Being Me badge at an activity day in Boali, in Central African Republic. Well done to Prisca Nombot, who after attending a Free Being Me training event in … Continued

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Sudan National Training Day 3

Free Being Me takes off in Sudan! From 17- 19 May 2017 Sudan held its first Free Being Me training event, training leaders all over the country in the programme. Two trainers from Syria, Rim Yacoub and Sham Al Dahan, … Continued

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Sudan National Training Day 2

Free Being Me takes off in Sudan! From 17- 19 May 2017 Sudan held its first Free Being Me training event, training leaders all over the country in the programme. Two trainers from Syria, Rim Yacoub and Sham Al Dahan, … Continued

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Sudan National Training Day 1

Free Being Me takes off in Sudan! From 17- 19 May 2017 Sudan held its first Free Being Me training event, training leaders all over the country in the programme. Two trainers from Syria, Rim Yacoub and Sham Al Dahan, … Continued

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Day 6 at Indonesia´s National Jamboree

In August 2016, Free Being Me came to JAMNAS, the Scouts of Indonesia´s national jamboree, reaching over 2000 participants through FBM taster sessions! Titiek Farhana, from Girl Guides Singapore tells us her experiences as a facilitator.   Day 6: AN EXTRA SPECIAL … Continued

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Uncovering the Image Myth in Indonesia

In August 2016, Free Being Me came to JAMNAS, the Scouts of Indonesia´s national jamboree, reaching over 2000 participants through FBM taster sessions! Titiek Farhana, from Girl Guides Singapore tells us her experiences as a facilitator.   Day 3: FIRST DAY … Continued

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