ICSSPE Newsletter

November 2021

Detlef Dumon to Step down as Executive Director

Upcoming Change in Leadership at the Executive Office

Almost 15 years working as the Executive Director of the International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education, Detlef Dumon informed the ICSSPE Executive Board during its meeting on 4th November 2021 that he intends to step down from this position in the summer of 2022.

Reporting Alleged Misconduct

ICSSPE Whistleblowing Platform Online

ICSSPE announces the development of a whistleblowing platform on its website.

Innovation in Sport Clubs

Final Conference of the CHAMP Project

The final conference of the Erasmus+ co-funded CHAMP project took place on 20th October 2021 in Vilnius, Lithuania.

Inclusion versus Performance?

Education Material for Coaches and Parents

The project consortium of the DITEAM12 project developed pedagogical learning material to help club officials in their work with coaches and parents.

Understanding Physical Activity in the European Union

Physical Activity Fact Sheets 2021 Published

The European Commission and the WHO Regional Office for Europe share the 3rd edition of the Physical Activity Facts Sheets 2021 for European Union member states.


Inspiring Others and Creating Changes

Anita White OBE Nominated for Sunday Times Award

Anita White OBE has been nominated for The Sunday Times SportsWomen of the Year Changemaker Award.

One Sport Model for Europe?

Call for Survey Participation

The European Commission asks to participate in a survey to collect views of a possible European Model of Sport.

Academic Research Opportunities

Research Grant Programme Launched

The Olympic Studies Centre has launched the 2022/2023 edition of the Advanced Olympic Research Grant Programme.

2021 IOC IPC IAKS Architecture Prizes

Presentation of Winning Projects

The new edition of the SB magazine of the International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities is now online.

FIFA Master 23rd Edition

Call for Applications

The International Centre for Sport Studies has opened the application process for the 23rd edition of the FIFA Master.

Fit for Life

Launch of UNESCO Campaign

UNESCO will officially launch the Fit for Life Visibility and Engagement Campaign on 15th November 2021 during the UNESCO General Conference.

Using Sport to Support Displaced Women and Girls

Week of Action

UNHCR and sportanddev have launched a Week of Action from 8th until 12th November 2021 to promote and understand how sport can support displaced women and girls.

MOVE Congress

Brussels, Belgium

The International Sport and Culture Association announces its 10th MOVE Congress which will take place from 17th until 19th November, 2021 in Brussels, Belgium.

Annual ECSS Congress

Call for Proposals

The European College of Sport Science will hold its 27th Annual Congress from 31st August until 2nd September 2022 in Sevilla, Spain.