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Volume 5, Issue 9 published

Publication of Volume 5, Issue 9 The Journal of Sport for Development (JSFD) is pleased to announce the publication of its ninth issue. Click here to download the full issue (PDF, 1.6 MB) JSFD’s mission is to examine, advance and disseminate evidence, best practices, and lessons learned from Sport for Development programmes and interventions. JSFD […]

Using report analysis as a sport for development and peace research tool: The case of El Salvador Olimpica Municipal’s programme

Tegwen Gadais1, Andrew Webb2, Alejandra Garcia Rodriguez3 1University of Quebec in Montreal, Department of Physical Activity Sciences 2Carleton University, Sprott School of Business 3Laval University, Faculty of Administration Sciences Corresponding author email: gadais.tegwen@uqam.ca Citation: Gadais, T., Webb, A., Garcia, A. Using report analysis as a sport for development and peace research tool: The case of […]

Decolonisation in practice: A case study of the Kicking AIDS Out programme in Jamaica

Oscar Mwaanga1, Kola Adeosun1 1 Southhampton Solent University, School of Sport, Health and Social Science Corresponding author email: kola.adeosun@solent.ac.uk Citation: Mwaanga, O., Adeosun, K. Decolonisation in practice: A case study of the Kicking AIDS Out programme in Jamaica. Journal of Sport for Development. 2017; 5(9): 58-69. Download article as PDF ABSTRACT Similar to traditional development, […]

Sports-for-development gender equality impacts from a basketball programme: Shifts in attitudes and stereotyping in Senegalese youth and coaches

Katherine L. Meyer1, Kathleen M. Roche1 1 The George Washington University, Milken Institute School of Public Health Corresponding author email: klmeyer@gwmail.gwu.edu Citation: Meyer, K.L., Roche, K.M. Sports-for-development gender equality impacts from basketball programme: Shifts in attitudes and stereotyping in Senegalese youth and coaches . Journal of Sport for Development. 2017; 5(9): 49-57. Download article as […]

A programme evaluation of ‘Exploring Our Strengths and Our Future’: Making sport relevant to the educational, social, and emotional needs of youth

Meredith A. Whitley1, William V. Massey2, Kelly Farrell 1 1 Adelphi University, Department of Exercise Science, Health Studies, Physical Education, & Sport Management 2 Oregon State University, College of Public Health and Human Sciences Corresponding author email: mwhitley@adelphi.edu Citation: Whitley, M.A., Massey, W.V., Farrel, K. A programme evaluation of ‘Exploring Our Strengths and Our Future’: […]

A systematic overview of sport for development and peace organisations

Per G. Svensson1, Hilary Woods2 1 Louisiana State University, School of Kinesiology 2 Independent Scholar Corresponding author email: psvensson@lsu.edu Citation: Svensson, P.G., Woods, H. A systematic overview of sport for development and peace organisations. Journal of Sport for Development. 2017; 5(9): 36-48. Download article as PDF ABSTRACT The boundaries of Sport for Development and Peace […]

Rugby union driven migration as a means for sustainable livelihoods creation: A case study of iTaukei, indigenous Fijians

Rochelle R. Stewart-Withers1, Koli Sewabu2, Sam Richardson3 1 Massey University, School of People, Environment and Planning 2 Vunilagi Pasifika 3 Massey University, School of Economics and Finance Corresponding author email: r.r.stewart-withers@massey.ac.nz Citation: Stewart-Withers, R., Sewabu, K., Richardson, S. Rugby union driven migration as a means for sustainable livelihoods creation: A case study of iTaukei, indigenous […]

The social, cultural, and historical complexities that shape and constrain (gendered) space in an SDP organisation in Colombia

Sarah Oxford1 1Sport in Society Research Program, Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living, Victoria University Corresponding author email: Sarah.Oxford@live.vu.edu.au Citation: Oxford, S. The social, cultural, and historical complexities that shape and constrain (gendered) space in an SDP organisation in Colombia. Journal of Sport for Development. 2017; 6(10): 1-11. Download article as PDF ABSTRACT Recent […]

Volume 5, Issue 8 published

Publication of Volume 5, Issue 8 The Journal of Sport for Development (JSFD) is pleased to announce the publication of its eighth issue. Click here to download the full issue (PDF, 2.09 MB) JSFD’s mission is to examine, advance and disseminate evidence, best practices, and lessons learned from Sport for Development programmes and interventions. JSFD […]

Yielding healthy community with sport?

Stacy Warner1, Emily Sparvero2, Stephen Shapiro3, Arden Anderson4 1East Carolina University, Department of Kinesiology 2University of Texas, Department of Kinesiology and Health Education 3Old Dominion University, Department of Human Movement Sciences 4Texas A&M, Department of Health and Kinesiology Corresponding author email: warners@ecu.edu Citation: Warner, S., Sparvero, E., Shapiro, S., Anderson, A. Yielding healthy community with […]