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FAQs and Facts: participation certificate

Many questions reach us on how to get your JOTA-JOTI participation certificate.

There are 2 certificates available for you, as a souvenir of this remarkable JOTA-JOTI event 2017:

Must have:

As soon as you submitted your event report (but only then) to your National JOTA-JOTI Coordinator (NJC), he or she will send you the official 2017 JOTA-JOTI Participation Certificate.

You can find the contact address of your NJC here.

(In case your country does not have a National Coordinator listed, please contact the International Commissioner of your Scout Association at your own Scout Headquarters).


if you also participated in the JamPuz game:

After submitting your JamPuz feedback you will be invited to download and print a JamPuz Certificate.

Sinbad is back……

Sinbad returned to us for another challenging JOTA-JOTI situation. He is desperately looking for his lost logbook. Can you find it? Check it here.

Open Call for volunteers

Soon after the JOTA-JOTI event launch an open call for volunteers for the World JOTA-JOTI Team (WJJT) will be launched to enlarge the team. Keep an eye on WOSM- and JOTA-JOTI social media channels and web sites for this unique opportunity to serve World Scouting and the JOTA-JOTI event.

A few more days to go……

A few days left to submit your design for the logo competition. The deadline is 10 April 2017.


==> see all submitted designs here <==


Want to submit your own design? Check out how.

The 10th Radio-Scouting and Internet Seminar, RSIS 2017

The 10th Radio-Scouting and Internet Seminar, will be held in Estonia in the spring of 2017.


For who:

The seminar is aimed at those leaders responsible at a national level for Jamboree On The Air / Internet (JOTA-JOTI) and related programme activities.


For what:

Since 1984, National JOTA-JOTI Coordinators and their team members have met about once every 4 years to co-ordinate activities and exchange ideas to improve the youth programmes. For the world-wide JOTA-JOTI event.

This edition will be open to participation over an on-line connection as well, so NJCs from further away can participate in a number of sessions. Furthermore, an international team of NJCs is at work to prepare the workshops.


What about the programme:

An international team of experienced National JOTA-JOTI Coordinators is preparing several workshops, together with the host country. These will be active work sessions within smaller groups, focussed on relevant topics.

Topics may include, but are not limited to organizational aspects, youth involvement, best practices from several countries, educational values and fun activities. All within the context of the JOTA-JOTI event.

The World JOTA-JOTI team, represented by Hannu Rättö,  will present its latest event strategy, which was updated and further developed at the team meeting last month in Kuala Lumpur. Among others it focusses on “changing the perception” and “encourage and support” to NSO’s. Feedback from seminar participants is most welcome.


Deadline for registration:

The registration is open until:

15 February 2017.

Places are limited and in the event of overbooking, only on-line seats will be made available.

At the moment of writing, there are still several places available.


How to register for the seminar:

To access the registration page, you will need to login to the event web site

Please use your existing account for this or create a new one on the same page.

On the NJC page, you will also find the seminar code to enter the registration system.


The seminar promises to be an exciting opportunity for NJCs to meet and help shape the future of JOTA-JOTI.

Read further details of the invitation here.