Highlighted Research and Institutions

 

sportanddev

A website dedicated entirely to sport and development.
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Click here for a bibliography from their toolkit.
 

unicef on sports for development

Contributing to the integration of orphans or other vulnerable children (OVCs) in their communities through their participation in sport activities with other children.
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Sport-For-Development in the news

 

Study shows positive correlation between playing sports, better self-image among girls

A new report has found a positive correlation between playing sports and increased confidence, body image, academic performance and personal relationships.
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Sport Promoting Human Development and Well-Being

Sport, Life Skills and Global Citizenship.
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sport for community development

Research from the Clearinghouse for Sport, Australian Sports Commission.
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Sports for development: more than just fun & Games?

The use of sport for social good.
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The world Bank

Why sports & development go hand in hand.
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Health fitness revolution

Top 10 health benefits of youth sports.
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the chronicle of higher education

The Case for Play: How a handful of researchers are trying to save childhood.
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FOX NEWS HEALTH

Haitian amputees find new outlet for soccer.
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sports illustrated

Martin Luther King "understood importance of sports".
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