Edition January 2015

Part-time researcher in physical activity / public health (50%)
Vacant research position to be filled


The International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE) is seeking applications for the position of a researcher within an EU Erasmus+ project.

Psychosocial Well-being through Sport and Physical Activity
Moving Together


Moving Together: Promoting psychosocial well-being through sport and physical activity is a new handbook jointly produced by ICSSPE, the Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, the Swiss Academy for Development, and Technical University of Munich.

Project Launch After Successful Erasmus + Application
PASS - Physical Activity Serving Society


Sport and Citizenship have launched their “Physical Activity Serving Society”-Project (PASS) which aims at promoting physical activity in Europe.

UNESCO, Paris and Lausanne
International Charter of Physical Education and Sport


The next step of the revision process of the International Charter of Physical Education and Sport is coming up. Hosted by the International Olympic Committee, UNESCO will present the current draft of a revised charter to the members of the Intergovernmental Committee for Physical Education and Sport from 28 until 30 January in Lausanne, Switzerland.

World Health Organisation
European Physical Activity for Health Strategy


The World Health Organisation intends to develop a European Physical Activity for Health Strategy for the period 2016 until 2025. To do so a stakeholder consultation is scheduled for 30 January 2015 in Valetta, Malta, which will be attended by a leading ICSSPE Officer.

Call for Abstracts
20th Annual ECSS Congress


The European College of Sport Science (ECSS) currently calls for abstracts for its 20th annual congress.

Sport and Motor Function
Sportmotorik 2015


The Technical University of Munich is hosting the 14th meeting of the Sport and Motor Function commission within the German Society of Sport Science (DVS) between 5 and 7 March 2015 in Munich, Germany.

Rome, Italy, 9-11 September 2015
13th ENSSEE Forum


The 13th forum of the European Network of Sport Science, Education and Employment will take place at the University of Rome, Italy, from 9 to 11 September 2015.

Podgorica, Montenegro, 2-5 April 2015
12th International Scientific Conference


The University of Montenegro is hosting the 12th International Scientific Conference on Transformation Processes in Sport from 2 to 5 April 2015 in Podgorica, Montenegro.

Call for Papers
24th IAKS Congress 2015


The International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities (IAKS) will hold its 24th international congress with celebrating its 50th anniversary from 27 to 30 October 2015 in Cologne, Germany.