Helen Storrow Seminar blog 2014: 'Young Women Leading for a Greener Future'

24 March 2014

Our Chalet – Truly International

From 22- 29 March 2014, Our Chalet in Switzerland has become a home for 35 participants and  8 planning team members - from 33 countries around the world including all five regions of WAGGGS!

  9th Helen Storrow Seminar at Our Chalet World Centre            

They have come to Our Chalet to join the 9th Helen Storrow Seminar. 

This year theme is "Young Women Leading for a Greener Future"

Programme of the seminar
 will be delivered within the WLDP (WAGGGS Leadership Development Programme) framework and method.

Read Daily updates

Day 1 - 23 March -  Me, myself, my environment

Day 2 - 24 March  - Me, the Leader

Day 3 - 25 March 

Day 4 - 26 March - Me, the Achiever

Day 5 - 27 March - Me, the Team worker

Day 6 - 28 March - Me, the Advocate

Day 7 - 29 March - Me, Leading Others


Summing up the seminar:

Poem about the seminar by the 'Earth Chicks' patrol

Video summing up the event

Instruction video 'how to make a recycled paper bag' made by 'girls gone green' during a WAGGGS workshop on media (day 6)

See the photos on Our Chalet's Facebook page and follow us on Twitter.                   

We are expecting a great event and life-changing experience for everyone. 
Throughout the seven days, participants will have the opportunity to learn about themselves, leadership and the most challenging environmental issues.

This event will provide them with an opportunity to share their experiences and cultures, discover new paths, strengths and ways of working together toward achieving their goals. 

Would you like to be a participant in the 10th Helen Storrow Seminar nex year from 18 - 26 April 2015?

Applications will open in Autumn and deadline will be 1st December 2014.

For more information visit the event's page here.