To acknowledge the upcoming International Day of Sport for Development and Peace on 6 April, ICSSPE, International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education, is publishing a Special News Edition on the topic.
The Special News features 20 contributions from actors around the world participating in the SDP movement! It also includes a Foreword by the United Nations Office on Sport for Development and Peace.
Table of Content
International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education
– International Day of Sport for Development and Peace: an important political milestone.
Word of the Editors
University of Louisville and Brown University
– April 6th to become an annual benchmark for progress!
United Nations Office on Sport for Development and Peace
– Greeting message from the Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace.
Acknowledging the BIG Day Challenge!
The Caribbean Sport and Development Agency
– Fuelling the passion to build a healthy and harmonious Caribbean
Spreading the Word on the Power of Sport
– Welcoming the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
Fostering Female Development through Sport
International Association of Physical Education and Sport for Girls and Women
– Women and Sport: Joint Efforts for Advocating ‘Sport for Development and Peace’
A Historical Link to the First Modern Olympic Games
International Olympic Committee
– A significant step forward in the acceptance of sport as a tool for positive societal and individual change.
Changing Lives through Participation
International Paralympic Committee
– Agitos Foundation launches ChangeMakers – an exciting digital media campaign.
Seeing Behind and Beyond Trophies
International Working Group on Women and Sport
– Sport has the power to tell stories that stay in our minds and hearts.
The Scientific Perspective
Journal of Sport for Development
– Research and Evidence in Sport for Development
Laureus World Sports Academy
– Celebrating the Values of Sport for Development and Peace
Quality Education: A National Perspective
– Why 6th of April matters to Magic Bus
Commemorating Nelson Mandela
National Consortium for Academics and Sports
– Reflection on the Establishment of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace
Inspiring a Generation of Champions for Peace
– Why we celebrate the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.
Celebrating a Historic Occasion
Right To Play
– Growing Momentum of the Sport for Development and Peace Movement
The Every Day Movement
– April 6th marks a global commitment to the values reflected in its Programs around the world.
Promoting Social Positive Impact through Sport
– A Rendezvous for the International Sport Community To Celebrate the Power of Sport To Unite
“More Sport. Less Poverty!”
– Celebrating impact with the new International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.
Global Support for Local Initiatives
– Recognizing the Sport for Development and Peace Network
Advancing the Global Sport for All Movement
The Association For International Sport for All
– Statement on UN International Day of Sport for Development and Peace by The Association For International Sport for All (TAFISA).
Sport and the Millenium Development Goals
United Nations Development Programme
– An opportunity to unite and to promote the positive impact of sport to build a better and peaceful world
A Global Commitment of Member States
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
– Recognizing the unique potential of sport to foster social inclusion.
Including Girl’s and Women’s Voices
– Celebrating Women and Girls Leadership