The Scout Association of Zimbabwe will this year host the Africa Scout Youth Forum and 17th Africa Conference aimed at capacitating youths in sustainable development.

Zimbabwe will host the 8th Africa Youth Forum and 17th Africa Scout Conference this September with participants from 48 countries expected to attend.

The Scout Association of Zimbabwe has a membership of 55 000 people in the country’s 10 provinces and their mandate is to produce self fulfilled people who play a constructive role in society.

Running under the theme, “Building the Foundation for Sustainable Development”, the meetings will be held from the 4th to 6th and 7 to 10 September respectively.