2019 Juliette Low Seminar Event Report

The Juliette Low Seminar (JLS) is WAGGGS' flagship leadership development programme and has been growing leaders since 1932. JLS provides interactive opportunities for young members to develop their skills in a creative, supportive, and inspirational environment.

The JLS took place from 14 - 20 November 2019 (six and a half days). With 18 parallel ‘hub’ events, the 2019 JLS pilot project was WAGGGS’ largest ever international leadership event and sought to offer a transformational leadership development programme using a new deliver method to maximise inclusively and access.

1.5 YEARS OF PLANNING – 18 GLOBAL LOCATIONS - 100+ DELIVERY VOLUNTEERS - 107 COUNTRIES - £250,000 OF GRANTS GIVEN - 156 HOURS OF PROGRAMME - 500 PARTICIPANTS - 50,000 GIRLS.

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I've never seen so much diversity in one place before. I've met so many inspiring people from all over the world. I was learning as much as I was enjoying myself. It's an honour to be a part of JLS 2019. From learning new skills to overcoming fear, I believe I've become a better version of myself.

JLS 2019 participant
  • Publication date: 15th July 2020
  • Author(s): Core Mission Team
  • Length: 40 pages
  • Resource type: Reports & research
  • Resource topic: Leadership development
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