Author Archive | keith

Making active lives possible – A Charter for Change

The English Federation of Disability Sport champions right of people with disabilities to participate in physical activity and sport. This Charter for Change sets out what people with disabilities say they need to make this possible. We are asking you to commit your support to our charter and make active lives possible, for all…. Making […]

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Disability Sport in Europe – Learning from Experience by Mattias Gutt

“It is widely believed that dissemination of and learning from experience prevents the reinvention of the wheel and therefore supports evidence-based development. In this regard, this handbook was designed to provide a functional tool supporting the diverse stakeholders interested in sharing information and learning from each other. It is expected to be a useful tool […]

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Tralee disability project wins UN acclaim

An Irish third-level project designed to assist people with disabilities has gained worldwide recognition. The programme, developed by the Health and Leisure Department of the Institute of Technology, Tralee, has been adopted by UNESCO and is now a global industry standard. (more…)

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Interview on Newstalk’s ‘Global Village’

[soundcloud url=”″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Interview with Pat Flanagan and his son Patrick on Newstalk’s ‘Global Village’ show with Dil Wickremasinghe on Saturday 26th May, 2012. (more…)

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