HRH the Crown Prince Guillaume attended the 72nd World Scout Foundation board meeting in Stockholm, where he was appointed acting Chairman of the board in the presence of HM King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Honorary Chair of the World Scout Foundation since 1977.
HRH the Prince Guillaume and Mr. Andy Chapman, Chairperson of the World Scout Committee.
In his inaugural speech, Prince Guillaume expressed his gratitude to the board members for the nomination and the trust they have placed in him. As he took on the Chair’s function for a 2 year mandate, the Prince called for the development of Scout communities around the world, praising the Foundation for supporting many Scouts initiatives around the globe and its relentless work to make scouting all the more known.
Portrait of HRH the Prince Guillaume after his appointment as Chair of the World Scout Foundation