FAQ

When will the jamboree take place?
The jamboree starts Saturday 31 July and ends Saturday 7 August, 2021.
What ages are welcome?
Everyone is welcome! There will be activities for participants aged 10-18. Scouts and guides participate with a leader. You are welcome as a part of the IST, international service team, from the age of 18.
What is a Swedish Jamboree?
We usually say that the Swedish Jamboree is simply scouting. We live close to the nature, build strong bonds of friendship, and create activities that goes back to the roots of scouting.
How much will it cost?
The price is not set yet, but the target price is 3000 SEK per participant. We will have differentiated prices for scouts, leaders and IST.
How many participants are you expecting?
We hope and think that we will have more participants than at the last Swedish Jamboree in 2017, where we were 11.000 participants.
Does the jamboree have a theme?
Of course! The theme is "Scouts for sustainability", and we will be working with the Sustainable Development Goals from the UN.
Are international participants welcome?
Yes!
Where will the jamboree be located?
The jamboree site is located in Norra Åsum outside of Kristianstad in the southern parts of Sweden. The nearest train station is Kristianstad and the nearest international airport is Copenhagen.
How is "Norra Åsum" pronounced?
Something like "Nora Awesome".