Girlguiding LaSER International Opportunities

Girlguiding LaSER International Opportunities, or LaSERIO, are opportunities to travel abroad for Guides and Rangers aged 14-18 at time of travel. This includes our four, yearly Girlguiding LaSERIO expeditions and Jamborees.

International Trip
Region grants

Selected girls and Girlguiding LaSERIO expedition leaders will be allocated a region grant to help towards their travel costs.

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Thailand 2019 Girlguiding Laser Badge
Girlguiding LaSERIO badges & challenges

Each year our Girlguiding LaSERIO expedition groups design badges to help them fundraise. Some even come with activity packs! 2020 expedition badges will be coming soon.

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South Africa Laserio 2008
Read our stories

Read stories from previous Girlguiding LaSERIO expedition participants.

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Our 2019 expeditions went to Argentina, Mongolia, Thailand, Uganda and Zanzibar; our 2020 Girlguiding LaSERIO expeditions are due to take place in India, the Philippines, Kenya and China!

How to apply

Eurojam 2
European Jamboree 2020

Guides, Rangers and young leaders in Girlguiding LaSER are invited to apply to join the Girlguiding contingent at the European Jamboree next summer.

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Senior Girls
Girlguiding LaSER member aged 14-17?

Please contact your county international adviser for further details. Counties run international selection events for Rangers from January to June.

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Girlguiding LaSER leader?

If you are a leader (holding an adult leadership qualification) aged 18-65 and you might like to run a future region expedition, contact us to be sent an application form. Applicants are invited to a region selection event in March.

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If you are successful through these rounds you’ll be invited to the Girlguiding LaSERIO weekend in September where the teams for the region expeditions will be formed. These expeditions will depart the following summer.

International Trip

Other ways to travel with Girlguiding

Why not apply for GOLD or get involved in UN or WAGGGS international conferences on issues that women and girls face. There are also regular international events including Moot, Roverway and the World Scout Jamboree!

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The LaSER world map

Learn where we've traveled and what projects girls have got up to. International region trips and expeditions from 2008 on wards are listed on our world map.

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