World Thinking Day - 22 February.

World Thinking Day, formerly Thinking Day, is celebrated annually on February 22 by all Girl Guides and Girl Scouts. It is also celebrated by Scout and Guide organizations and some boy-oriented associations around the world. It is a day when they think about the their 'sisters' (and 'brothers') in all the countries of the world, the meaning of Guiding, and its global impact.

Most recently, World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts has selected an important international issue as the theme for each year's World Thinking Day, and selected a focus country from each of their five world regions. Girl Guides and Girl Scouts use these as an opportunity to study and appreciate other countries and cultures, and equally increase awareness and sensitivity on global concerns. Donations are collected for the Thinking Day Fund which supports projects to help Girl Guides and Scouts around the world.

February 22 was chosen as it was the birthday of Scouting and Guiding founder Robert Baden-Powell and of Olave Baden-Powell, his wife and World Chief Guide. Other Scouts celebrate it as B.-P. Day or Founders' Day.

At the local level, the event is sometimes held to the closer week end or another convenient date.

Girl Scouts first began celebrating this day in 1926. This is the year that delegates from different countries gathered together at Camp Edith Macy in New York. During this meeting, the delegates agreed that February 22nd would be known as a special day for Girl Scouts. This international day of friendship has become a way to speak on issues that affect young women and fundraise for Girl Scouts and Girl Guides around the world. 

2021 Theme: Peacebuilding.

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