Cercetaşii României is the primary national Scouting organisation of Romania. Founded in 1913, it became a member of the World Organisation of the Scout Movement in 1993. The coeducational organisation has 3,500 members as of 2014.
The Head of Contingent is Emanuel Hadâmbu.
Romania is a southeastern European country known for the forested region of Transylvania, ringed by the Carpathian Mountains. With a total area of 238,397 km², Romania is the 12th largest country and also the 7th most populous member state of the European Union, having almost 20 million inhabitants.