Edition April 2015

Reflections by Mia Caroline Wyszynski & Detlef Dumon
2nd International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

04/10/2015

From the local empowerment project for female school teachers in Afghanistan to the social legacy of sporting mega events, sport for development is en vogue.

6 April 2015 – World Day of Physical Activity
Physical Activity Is Health!

04/10/2015

The 14th World Day of Physical Activity was celebrated 6 April 2015.

Erasmus +
PASS Project Is Gaining Pace

04/10/2015

What are the benefits of Physical Activity for society? And what policy and practice exist in Europe to promote Physical Activity?

Psychosocial Well-Being for Persons With Disabilities
Different. Just like You.

04/10/2015

The latest publication with ICSSPE participation is now available. As one outcome of the EU Lifelong Programme, the IFRC Reference Centre for Psychosocial Support, Light for the World, Juul Journalistik og Kommunikation in cooperation with ICSSPE have published a handbook to promote the inclusion of persons with disabilities into daily life.

International Disability Alliance
Promoting the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

04/10/2015

The International Disability Alliance (IDA) is asking the global sport community to promote the rights of persons with disabilities in accordance with the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD):

Girls, International Development and the Politics of Sport
New Volume of Sport in Society Available

04/10/2015

The new volume of Sport in Society is now available!

WomenSport International
Change of Officers after Elections

04/10/2015

After the latest election Women Sport International (WSI) informs that the Executive Board is composed of the following officers:

Bangladesh Institute of Sports Sciences
International Cooperation to Improve Public Health

04/10/2015

ICSSPE member, Bangladesh Institute of Sports Sciences (BISS) continues to develop its international network for the benefit of an improved public health. Mohammad Zubayer, President of the Institute, announces that partnerships with several universities in Korea, India, Malaysia and Spain have been signed.

World Leisure Organization
Re-Location of Technical Secretariat

04/10/2015

The World Leisure Organization, long-standing member of the ICSSPE network, and the University of Deusto in Bilbao, Spain, have announced that the Technical Secretariat of the World Leisure Organization is now located at the Institute of Leisure Studies of the University of Deusto.

ACHPER Queensland, Australia
Health and Physical Education Awards Nomination Open

04/10/2015

Nominations are open for the 2015 ACHPER QLD HPE Awards.  Colleagues are invited to recognise professionals within the Health and Physical Education community by nominating them for one of the awards listed below. Nominations close Friday 26 June 2015.

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