Change of venue for 13th Asia Pacific Regional Conference and 7th Friends of Asia Pacific WAGGGS Gathering
Due to the recent incident in Sri Lanka, it is with a heavy heart that the Asia Pacific Regional Committee came to the decision of changing the location of the 13th Asia Pacific Regional (APR) Conference and 7th Friends of Asia Pacific WAGGGS (FAPW) Gathering from Colombo, Sri Lanka to Taipei, Taiwan.
Girl Scouts of Taiwan (GST) would like to express our sincere condolences to those affected by the incident and our deepest appreciation to Sri Lanka Girl Guides Association for all the preparation work done to host the conference.
From now on, we will work closely with AP Regional Committee and Sri Lanka Girl Guides Association to carry out the event. The new set of dates are as follows:
11 Aug (Sun) to 12 Aug (Mon) –Young women in governance workshop
13 Aug (Tues) to 17 Aug (Sat) – APR Conference
13 Aug (Tues) to 15 Aug (Thurs) – FAPW gathering
15 Aug (Thurs) – FAPW 20th anniversary dinner
16 Aug (Fri) – APR 50th anniversary dinner
Meanwhile, to encourage more participation at both events, AP committee is also working on extending the normal fee registration period. More details will be announced on APR Conference event website soon. The updated information will also be shared on GST website and Facebook page.
APR Conference event website: https://eu.eventscloud.com/ehome/ap-reco/200463488/
GST Facebook page：https://www.facebook.com/GSOFTAIWAN