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Hampshire County Scouts Tanzania 2017
Hampshire County Scouts During a visit to Tanzania in June 2013, a mad plan was thought of. Lets get loads of people to Tanzania in 2017! The mad plan has now been developed, and has approval.
Hampshire County Scouts Aims and Objectives 1.Return Everybody home safe and well 2.Develop UK Leaders and Team Members 3.Leave a legacy in Tanzania for the communities and Scouting 4.Enable UK Leaders to return for future expeditions
Hampshire County Scouts Tanzania 2017 will have A Core Team of Leaders (6-8 people) These will organise and co-ordinate the expedition, and provide support to the expedition teams. Expedition teams (8-10 Teams) Each Expedition team will consist of Team Leaders (4-5) Team Members (16-25 per team) This gives a total of around leaders, plus about 200 members
Hampshire County Scouts Core Team Members – These are now in place Team Leaders – We are now recruiting the Team Leaders. These should be aged over 18 as of 1 st Jan Applications Close on 28 th Feb 2015 Team Members – The target range for team members is years at the time of the expedition. Each team will have the ability to adjust the upper age range, to suit its leader team. Team member recruitment will start in September 2015.
Hampshire County Scouts Expedition Teams The Expedition teams may come from one area (e.g. one District), or they may be spread over a wider area Each Expedition Team will be allowed to develop on its own, with the backup and support of the Core Team, and within the Tanzania 2017 framework
Hampshire County Scouts Expedition Team Leaders Team Leaders will need to have some experience of running camps, and some leaders, overseas camps. However, the core team will be there for backup and support. Each team will need to be able to run there own training camps, and run their own teams.
Hampshire County Scouts How Long, When, Doing What? The expedition will be for approx. 4 weeks in the Hampshire School Holidays in the Summer of The Four Weeks will be approx. 14 Days of Community Project Work 5 Days Travelling 2 Days Safari 2 Days in Country activities 3 Days Tanzania Jamboree 2 Days Water / Beach Activities
Hampshire County Scouts Is it just Hampshire? No! Whilst it is centred on Hampshire, and checks and controls are through Hampshire, the expedition can have leaders and team members from outside of Hampshire. This can include a whole team (leaders and team members) from outside of Hampshire.
Hampshire County Scouts What are the community projects? The community projects involve Building Primary Schools Medical Centres Skills Workshops Doctors / Nurses Accommodation Developing the Tanzania National Scout Campsite One team may be based on doing an Explorer Belt Expedition
Hampshire County Scouts What are the costs? Its very difficult at present to put precise figures on this. We anticipate that the Expedition will cost £2,500 - £2,700. For the community projects, money will need to be raised. This is between £15K-£25K. However, some of this can come from Gift Aid. Each team member may need to raise £300-£500 for their project.
Hampshire County Scouts What would be included in the Expedition Fee? 1.UK Based Training Weekends 2.Some Logo Clothing, International Scarf 3.Insurance 4.Tanzania Visa and Flights 5.All in-country costs whilst in Tanzania
Hampshire County Scouts What is not included in the Expedition Fee? 1.Cost of transport to/from training weekends 2.Cost of transport to/from UK airports 3.Vaccinations (can be £100-£300) 4.Anti-Malarial Tablets (can be £50) 5.Passport
Hampshire County Scouts For further information, and application forms : Remember – Leader Applications close on 28 th Feb 2015