Research is propelling the Sport for Development (SFD) sector into uncharted territories of impact and innovation. With rigorous studies, SFD programs are revealing the multifaceted benefits of sports, from improved physical health to enhanced social cohesion, education, and community development. This knowledge attracts more funding and stakeholders, amplifying the sector's reach. Use this section to access materials published by academics and practitioners in the SFD sector.


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Thematic Areas

How sport is used in different developmental themes and areas as a force for good.

Guiding Toolkits

Information, guides, tools, and advice, on the practical implementation and the 'how to' of sport for development projects and programmes.

Resource Library

Journal articles and publications from sport and development academics and practitioners.