Ghana introduces fencing with FIE centenary celebration
The Ghana Fencing Association, a latest addition to the Olympic sports in Ghana, organised an exhibition event to promote the Association and fencing and also to celebrate the centenary anniversary of the International Fencing Federation (FIE).
Moving the goal posts of sport, from Paris to beyond
APELS, a French organisation promoting a social vision of sport based on education, solidarity and community, is currently working to organise the Educasport World Forum. sportanddev spoke to Jean-Philippe Acensi, general delegate of APELS.
Call for abstracts: International Conference on Science, Culture and Sport
The International Science Culture and Sport Association is accepting abstract submissions for the conference "Tracing the footsteps of Ahmad Yasawi: An urgent need for global understanding, tolerance and solidarity" until 7 March 2016.
Using rugby to promote gender equality
With the Women’s Rugby World Cup about to kick off in Paris, sportanddev caught up with Richard Bennett, founder of the Bhubesi Pride Foundation, who explained the value of using rugby with girls to promote development in sub-Saharan Africa.
Dates for your diary
Several interesting events are taking place during the first two weeks of April including the inauguration of South Africa’s first Physical Education Month, the 29th ACHPER International Conference on learning through movement and the annual Laureus Wor
Women in Sport calls for action to ensure progress towards gender diversity in leadership is maintained
Latest research shows that positive steps in gender diversity at board level are not supported by sustainable workforce development. Women in Sport calls for support of female executives to ensure progress is not lost.