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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)
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.
Tim is a Teacher and Researcher at Plymouth University (UK) where he works within Primary Physical Education. Previously he worked for five years as a Senior Lecturer, Early Years/ Primary (F-10) 'Health & Physical Education' in the Faculty of Education at Monash University (Australia). Tim has fifteen years teaching experience as a classroom teacher (Queensland, Australia), Head of Foundation Stage and Key Stage One (English International School, Qatar) and Health and Physical Education specialist teacher (Queensland, Australia), in various school communities and education systems. This is his eighth year working full time as a teacher/researcher in higher education.