The World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts reaches 10 million girls and young women in 145 countries located in
five regions: Africa, Arab, Asia Pacific, Europe and Western
WAGGGS also runs four World Centres: Pax Lodge in London, Our Cabaña in Mexico, Our Chalet in Switzerland and Sangam in India.
FOUR WORLD CENTERS
The World Centers are residential development centers where girls and young women acquire/broaden leadership and life-skills through international friendship, challenge, adventure and self-
development. Girls and young women from around the world and from all backgrounds come together to discover their potential, share experiences, and gain a deeper understanding of the complex global community in which they live.
The World Centers offer a wide variety of programs and activities for all ages. Visitors can enjoy seminars and programs on world issue WAGGGS Global Action themes and activities to develop their
leadership as well as having fun in an International setting which can include, sightseeing and trying local activities such as skiing in Our Chalet or festivals in India.
Members of WAGGGS and non-members can stay at the World Centres as a participant in an event or event or as part of an
organized programme of activities, or visit as an independent guest dependent on availability.