Representatives from different offices of Lanao del Norte LGU together with personnel from AFP, PNP, BFP, and TMG discuss the details of the upcoming 9th Western Mindanao Regional Scouts Jamboree on August 19 to 23, 2015.
Tubod, Lanao del Norte – Close to 6,000 participants are expected to attend the 9th Western Mindanao Regional Scouts Jamboree on August 19 to 23, 2015 at the sprawling Mindanao Civic Center (MCC) sports complex, in capital town Tubod, this province.
Participants shall be composed of Boy Scouts, Senior Scouts, Rover Scouts, Scout Leaders, Contingent Head, and Council officers.
“Everything is all set for our hosting of this regional Jamboree. We are very thankful to the provincial government especially Governor Khalid Dimaporo and DepED – Lanao del Norte Division for their solid support to this activity”, expressed Lanao del Norte Council Scout Exective Ariel Sayre.
Expected to attend are BSP delegations from the provinces of Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga del Norte, Misamis Occidental, Maguindanao, Zamboanga Sibugay as well as contingents from the cities of Pagadian, Cotabato, Iligan and Marawi.
Participants shall be divided into five sub-camps assigned to specific areas inside the MCC complex. Host delegation Lanao del Norte shall occupy sub-camp 5 at Agora complex in front of MCC sports complex.
The scouts will be trained on Disaster & Emergency Preparedness, Life Saving, Go Green (Environmental Preservation), Back to Basic, Pioneering, Adventure Trail, Learn a Trade, and Messengers of Peace.
Participants will also compete in LDN Extra Challenge, Team Building, Signalling using semaphore and wigwag, knot tying and fire by friction.
AFP and PNP personnel including the Provincial Civil Security Units (PCSU) have also been tapped to provide ample security for the event. VNL/PIO-LDN