Call for Abstracts

12/11/2011 09:30


The Centre for Peace and Reconciliation Studies (CPRS), UK, and the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWASF) call for abstract submissions for their international conference Disability Sport: A vehicle for social change?


Held from 23-25 August, 2012 in Coventry Cathedral, UK, this inter-disciplinary conference for academics and practitioners will focus on the use of disability sport as a tool for peace, development and social inclusion. Main themes of the event will include:


  • Disability sport for peace and development;
  • Disability sport and social inclusion;
  • The recreational and psychological value of sport for people with disabilities;
  • Sport and health for people with disabilities.


The deadline for abstract submission is 31 January, 2012.


For a guideline on the abstract submission including possible areas of presentation, please click here