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Dr. Mahdi Omidi Jafari
Physical Education PhD & Sport Methodologist, Alternative and Complementary Therapists, International Massage Instructor, and Massage Therapist Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine University (Beijing) Fitness Consultant (Fitnesolution) & Family P.T Coach (Personal Training)
Datchanamoorthy a name that has left imprints in the books of Indian Human Rights Education; today is an iconic leader who has raised eyebrows in India with his visionary outlook for the state. Known for his crusading efforts demanding the compulsory Human Rights Education in the country, DatchanaMoorthy is a man on a fanatic mission to make India a model nation to the world. A great idealist wrote that people are born with equal rights. Then thousands of people cynically and sagaciously criticized it. Some diligently tried to make it real. It’s a paradox, but both the second ones - with their determined belief, and those who were unsparingly criticizing contributed that the idea, even slowly, but started to get formed in the minds of people and nations. As a Human Rights Defender, I believe that people’s equality before the law is the most important principal; because I know that it’s the basis of jurisprudence. As a practical person, I also know that Human Rights Education is needed to develop peace and self security. As a realist, I have no doubt that on a way of implementing these human rights in reality life. But as an optimist I believe that “the drop taps the stone”. And finally as a humanist, I completely agree with some other idealist
I work for Waves for Change as their monitoring, evaluation and learning manager. We are based in Cape Town, South Africa, and use surfing to promote well-being in high-risk children from local impoverished communities. I am interested in novel and participatory approaches to measure impact.
Palestine: Sports for Life
We are a Palestinian NGO working with sports for development. By using sports as a tool we provide Palestinian youth with opportunities for personal and professional development. We focus particulary on life skills and promotion of vocational education through specially designed sports activities.