Call for Papers | The 3rd International Conference on Physical Activity, Sport and Health for Development in Africa (IC-PASHDA) | September 19–21, 2018, University of Ghana, Accra. Call ends June 24, 2018

The African Physical Activity Network (AFPAN), Ghana Physical Activity Network (GPAN), and University of Ghana School of Education and Leadership Studies are pleased to announce that the 3rd International Conference on Physical Activity, Sport and Health for Development in Africa will take place at the University of Ghana in Accra from Wednesday 19 to Friday 21 of September 2018.

The overall theme for the conference is “Inclusive and Innovative Physical activity, Sport and Health Education for Sustainable Development in Africa”.

The conference website at http://www.ug.edu.gh/pashda/ is now open for abstract submissions across a wide range of topics for consideration for oral and poster presentation:

    • Physical Activity, Sport and Health Provision, Delivery & Quality for Differently Abled Learners
    • Inclusive Practices in Physical Activity and Sport
    • Gender and Equity in Physical Activity and Sport
    • Technological Enhancements in Physical Activity, Sport and Health
    • Innovative Pedagogical Practices in Physical Activity and Sport
    • Innovative Practices in Physical Activity and Sport
    • Curriculum and Inclusion
    • Fostering Literacy and Numeracy through Physical Activity and Sport
    • Critical Discourses of Physical Activity, Sport and Health for Development in Africa
    • Strategies for Monitoring and Surveillance in Physical Activity, Sport and Nutrition
    • Physical Activity and Sport Policy and Inclusion
    • Entrepreneurship in Physical Activity and Sport
    • Access and Equity in Physical Activity and Sport
    • Injury Management and Prevention in Physical Activity and Sport
    • Physical Activity and the Environment
    • Adapted Physical Activity and Camp Abilities
    • Physical Activity, Nutrition and Health

It will be our great pleasure and honor to host professionals, scholars and practitioners in the broad fields of Exercise and Sport Science, Health, Physical Education, Urban Planning, Nutrition, Sports for peace and Development, Leisure and Recreation Studies from across the globe to share knowledge, research findings, experiences and lessons with their professional experiences.

Keynote Speakers

  • Prof. Vincent Onywera, Ph.D., ISAK 2, Kenyatta University
  • Prof. Lauren Lieberman, The College at Brockport, State University of New York
  • Dr. Richmond Nii Okai Aryeetey, University of Ghana

To see initial details about the programme, and to submit an abstract for consideration for oral or poster presentation before the deadline of 24 June 2018, please visit the conference website at http://www.ug.edu.gh/pashda/

We hope we can look forward to welcoming you in Accra. In the meantime, if you have any questions about the congress please send an email to pashda2018@ug.edu.gh

Email: pashda2018@ug.edu.gh
Conference website: http://www.ug.edu.gh/pashda/
Conference hashtag: #PASHDA2018

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