Rural Development Trust: Tennis as a tool for effective positive change in India

  • 30 Jul 2015 |
  • News
Tennis is considered an elitist sport in India - one reserved for those from stronger economic backgrounds living in urban areas. It is a sport which is yet to reach the rural parts of the country. However, the Rural Development Trust (RDT) in Andhra Pradesh, is using tennis as a medium for the social integration and holistic development of underprivileged youth.
 Children undergoing their regular tennis training

Wilton Park podcast: The role of sport in development

  • 29 Jul 2015 |
  • News
This 18 minute podcast from Wilton Park Dialogue discusses the role of sport in global development as a powerful force for change.

How can sports programmes better serve girls and young women?

  • 28 Jul 2015 |
  • Video
Can sports-based programmes really help achieve development goals, particularly those related to nutrition, education and women’s rights and health?
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