9th International Sport and Peace Conference

We are excited to announce our 9th International Sport and Peace Conference set to take place virtually via MS Teams (Register here) so that we can keep our reach global and open participation to the conference for all who would like to attend! Stay tuned for the conference link details, soon to be released!

Please click here for our 9th International Sport and Peace Conference Programme


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Welcome to the Foundation for Sport, Development and Peace in Africa

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.

Background

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.

Vision

Development and Peace through Sport

Value Statement

The Foundation supports Development, Universal and Olympic Values

Our Mission at the Foundation of Sport, Development and Peace

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

UN Sustainable Development Goals

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.

We advocate for Olympic and Universal Values

The Foundation for Sport, Development and Peace advocates for the Universal and Olympic Values.
–> Respect
–> Excellence
–> Friendship
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.

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