This year, due to COVID-19 restrictions, our conference will be takin place via Zoom and we are excited about this because we will be able to reach more people across the globe to join us for our 7th annual International Sport and Peace Conference.
Date: 21 September 2020
Session 1: 10:30-13:00 SAST
Session 2: 16:00-18:00 SAST
If you would like to attend, please RSVP by emailing us on and we will send you the meeting link. More information about our programme can be found HERE
The Youth Network for Sport, Development and Peace are officially launching with The Cape Town Youth Development Project. To show your support, or to donate to these causes, please contact Warren Lucas via email on
Check out our Heritage week activities between 24-26 September 2020
This space is made available to all important role players in sport, development and peace, including civil society such as NGOs and sport federations, governments, multilateral institutions, the private sector as well as specific groups, such as the youth, coaches, researchers, volunteers, educators, vulnerable groups and sport and development practitioners.
The Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental organization engaged in sport, development and peace and promotes Universal and Olympic values of friendship, joy of effort, fair play, respect, excellence and balance of body, spirit, will and mind as well as interdependence, sharing, love, tolerance, equality amongst others.
Development and Peace through Sport
The Foundation supports Development, Universal and Olympic Values
To contribute to the understanding and promotion/advancement of sport as a tool for development, social change and peace through advocacy, education/training, community engagement and high quality research AND to the understanding, appreciation and application of Universal and Olympic values to advance the physical, social and economic development and well-being of our communities, to support and contribute to the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (2030)
Specifically, the Foundation drives activities in the achievement of:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
GOAL 4: Quality Education
GOAL 5: Gender Equality
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
GOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
The Foundation supports and promotes the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations, through its endeavours through education, training, youth engagement and development, community outreach projects, social responsibility, and scientific research.
The Foundation for Sport, Development and Peace advocates for the Universal and Olympic Values.
We out this into practice in all our endeavours, especially in facilitating The Olympic Values Education Programme, which is designed to benefit youth from all walks of life, and all levels of athletic ability and interest.
As an organization, we are engaged in sport, development and peace and promotes Universal and Olympic values of friendship, joy of effort, fair play, respect, excellence and balance of body, spirit, will and mind as well as interdependence, sharing, love, tolerance, equality amongst others.