So, where did we get those numbers?
The annual numbers are compiled from reports submitted by National JOTA-JOTI Coordinators. Your coordinator will be assembling the full report for all locations in your country.
How can I make sure my location report is included?
Contact your National JOTA-JOTI Coordinator with your location’s information. You can find the full list for each country at National JOTA-JOTI Coordinator. They may also have a reporting system where you can submit your information online or via email.
What information is needed?
The information they’ll be collecting includes:
- Number of participants (Scouts and Guides)
- Number of visitors (non-Scouts)
- Number of amateur radio operators
- Number of contacts
- List of countries contacted
- Communication channels used
How about photos, videos, and Scout stories?
You can also provide short stories and Scout impressions of your JOTA-JOTI weekend as well. You can find a suggestions with examples at Station Report Best Practices.
Provide your report and watch for the 2016 World JOTA-JOTI Report
Collect your numbers this coming weekend, snap some great photos and videos, and then provide them to your National JOTA-JOTI Coordinator.
Watch for the World JOTA-JOTI 2016 Report. We’ll have it completed and published early next year. It’s all part of celebrating the fun of 2016 while getting ready for 2017.
Thanks for all you do for Scouting and for JOTA-JOTI.
Now tell us all about it!