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MSc in Adapted Physical Activity Leadership (APAL) IT Tralee

Part-time Taught Masters Programme in Adapted Physical Activity Leadership The MSc in Adapted Physical Activity Leadership (APAL) IT Tralee The overall aim of this Masters Degree programme is to provide the opportunity for professionals and graduates in the areas of health, education, care and leisure, to develop their capacity as transformative leaders to ensure universal […]

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Imagine Peace Youth Camp 2, Call for Participants

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS :- Imagine Peace Youth Camp from From 25th to 31st of July 2015 The overall aim of the Imagine Peace Youth Camp is to engage young people in interactive workshops and sport activities that promote the Olympic Values (Respect, Excellence and Friendship) as well as peace, intercultural dialogue and respect in diversity. […]

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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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Leeds Beckett University – Graduate Teaching Assistant Opportunities

Leeds Beckett University has a number of Graduate Teaching Assistant opportunities available in the area of disability sport. Leeds Beckett University currently have five PhD students researching in the broad area of disability sport, so successful applicants would be joining a small but supportive group of students and staff. Leeds Beckett University  – School of […]

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UNESCO and Al-Hilal push for social inclusion through sport

Saudi Arabian football club Al-Hilal and UNESCO have joined forces to promote social inclusion through sports in conflict zones. UNESCO director general, Irina Bokova and Al-Hilal president, Mohammad Al-Hmaidani, met to sign a three-year deal to work together in partnership. As part of the agreement, Al-Hilal will put up US$1.5m (€1.4m, £1m) in …….. Read […]

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Medial Manuel Gomes Tubino Award

‘Medial Manuel Gomes Tubino’ is FIEP Award for awarding great personalities for their special activities in the field of physical or sport education. Congratulations to Dr. Ming-kai Chin on receiving the ‘Medial Manuel Gomes Tubino‘ from the FIEP Executive Board for her work on the book “Physical Education and Health – Global Perspectives and Best […]

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