Searh & Groom, an NGO based in Lagos (Nigeria), took part of the #LoveDiversity initiative. They prepared some actions to celebrate diversity and sport. Yomi Kuku, Search & Groom executive director, declares that “this was an introduction phase and it will inspire a better and well plan campaign next year”. The UNESCO Chair looks forward […]
“This is our time, the world is hungry for a more inclusive, more hopeful and more just future”…These are the words of our new appointed Chairholder : Dr. Timothy Shriver The UNESCO Chair in Inclusive Physical Education,Sport, Fitness and Recreation is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Timothy Shriver as UNESCO Chairholder of the […]
First visit by UNESCO Chair IT Tralee to Uganda, visiting the International Needs Uganda Projects in Buikwe and Kiyindi. Katharina Schluter, UNESCO Chair IT Tralee, facilitating inclusive sport sessions with students at Buikwe Primary School and Buikwe Secondary School.
UFIT USA and the Marseille Declaration were officially launched on Monday, the 16th of May in 2016 in Washington DC. Please find further information in the links below: Press Release Program Infographic 1 Infographic 2 We also invite you to support us by taking to social media and help us to get trending by using […]
UNESCO IT Tralee supports the Festival of Shared Practice 2016 in Noisy-Le-Sec on 18th May 2016. UNESCO IT Tralee is delighted to be patron of the 3rd Festival of Share Practice 2016, Noisy-Le-Sec on 18th May 2016. Check out our video supporting the Festival of Shared Practice The UNESCO Chair IT Tralee recognises and supports […]
Today is the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace! The UNESCO Chair is celebrating the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) by organising a one day training workshop on disability inclusion together with Plan International Ireland and the CARA Center on the 9th of April 2016 in order to aid […]
Welcome to PEPAYS Ireland Annual Forum 2016! The PEPAYS Ireland Annual Forum 2016 will take place on the 30th of May 2016 at the Institute of Technology Tralee, in Kerry. Please find further information here: PEPAYS Ireland Forum 2016 Call for Abstracts Further documents: UMOVE DETAILS UNESCO’s Charter Abstract Submission Form (Word) Click here […]
Happy Anniversary! The UNESCO Chair launched 1 year ago today in the presence of the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins. A short video capturing the launch of the UNESCO Chair IT Tralee on 23rd February 2015. Click here to watch a short video of the launch!
What is UFIT? UFIT is a systematic strengths-based approach for transforming the way the fitness sector engages with and provides for people with disabilities through its service offerings. The UFIT programme and toolkit design means that UFIT represents a bespoke inclusion solution for your club in your community. The programme has been designed in a […]
European Inclusive Physical Education Training The European Inclusive Physical Education Training (eipet) project launched in 2009 and was adopted internationally by many higher education teacher training institutions and by many allied professionals for in-service training or lifelong learning. The resources encompass the eipet model; eipet functional map; eipet delivery model; eipet resource pack. The following […]