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Volume 6, Issue 10 published

Publication of Volume 6, Issue 10 The Journal of Sport for Development (JSFD) is pleased to announce the publication of its tenth issue, a Special Issue on Sport for Development and Peace in Latin America and the Caribbean. Guest editors include: Daniel Parnell, Alexander Cárdenas, Paul Widdop, Pedro-Pablo Cardoso-Castro and Sibylle Lang. Click here to […]

Esporte para o Desenvolvimento e a Paz na América Latina e no Caribe (Editorial)

Daniel Parnell1, Alexander Cárdenas2,3, Paul Widdop4, Pedro-Pablo Cardoso-Castro4, Sibylle Lang5 1Manchester Metropolitan University, UK 2Plataforma Deporte para el Desarrollo y la Paz 3Open University of Catalonia, Spain 4Leeds Beckett University, UK 5Industrieanlagen-Betriebsgesellschaft.Einsteinstrasse, Germany Corresponding author email: D.Parnell@mmu.ac.uk Citation: Parnell, D, Cárdenas, A, Widdop, P, Cardoso-Castro, P, Lang, S. Sport for Development and Peace in Latin […]

Deporte para el Desarrollo y la Paz en América Latina y el Caribe (Editorial)

Daniel Parnell1, Alexander Cárdenas2,3, Paul Widdop4, Pedro-Pablo Cardoso-Castro4, Sibylle Lang5 1Manchester Metropolitan University, UK 2Plataforma Deporte para el Desarrollo y la Paz 3Open University of Catalonia, Spain 4Leeds Beckett University, UK 5Industrieanlagen-Betriebsgesellschaft.Einsteinstrasse, Germany Corresponding author email: D.Parnell@mmu.ac.uk Citation: Parnell, D, Cárdenas, A, Widdop, P, Cardoso-Castro, P, Lang, S. Sport for Development and Peace in Latin […]

Sport for Development and Peace in Latin America and the Caribbean (Editorial)

Daniel Parnell1, Alexander Cárdenas2,3, Paul Widdop4, Pedro-Pablo Cardoso-Castro4, Sibylle Lang5 1Manchester Metropolitan University, UK 2Plataforma Deporte para el Desarrollo y la Paz 3Open University of Catalonia, Spain 4Leeds Beckett University, UK 5Industrieanlagen-Betriebsgesellschaft.Einsteinstrasse, Germany Corresponding author email: D.Parnell@mmu.ac.uk Citation: Parnell, D, Cárdenas, A, Widdop, P, Cardoso-Castro, P, Lang, S. Sport for Development and Peace in Latin […]

The impact of the Hoodlinks Programme on developing life skills and preventing youth violence in Guatemala City

James Mandigo1, John Corlett2, Nick Holt3, Cathy van Ingen1, Guido Geisler4, Dany MacDonald5, Colin Higgs6 1Brock University, 2MacEwan University, 3University of Alberta, 4Tsukuba University, 5University of Prince Edward Island, 6Memorial University Corresponding author email: jmandigo@brocku.ca Citation: Mandigo, J, Corlett, J, Holt, N, van Ingen, C, Geisler, G, MacDonald, D, Higgs, C. The impact of the Hoodlinks Programme on developing life […]

JSFD in times of change: A reflection on milestones met and challenges ahead

Nico Schulenkorf1, Emma Sherry2, Justin Richards3,4 1University of Technology Sydney, Australia 2Swinburne University of Technology, Australia 3University of Sydney, Australia 4Community Sport, Sport New Zealand Corresponding author email: nico.schulenkorf@uts.edu.au Citation: Schulenkorf N, Sherry E, Richards J. JSFD in times of change: A reflection on milestones met and challenges ahead. Journal of Sport for Development. 2018; […]

U.S. sport diplomacy in Latin America and the Caribbean: A programme evaluation

Robert E. Baker1, Pamela H. Baker2, Christoper Atwater1, Craig Esherick1 1George Mason University, Sport Recreation and Tourism 2 George Mason University, Special Education Corresponding author email: rbaker2@gmu.edu Citation: Baker, R.E., Baker, P.H., Atwater, C., Esherick, C. U.S. sport diplomacy in Latin America and the Caribbean: A programme evaluation. Journal of Sport for Development. 2018; 3(10): […]

‘Sport for development’ in Japan

Chiaki Okada1 1 Osaka University, Graduate School of Human Sciences Corresponding author email: chiaki@hus.osaka-u.ac.jp Citation: Okada, C.  ‘Sport for development’ in Japan. Journal of Sport for Development. 2018; 6(11): 15-20. Download article as PDF   INTRODUCTION Although the field of Sport for Development (SfD) has been progressing in the international community for some time,1-3 the […]

Immediate outcomes and implementation of a sport for development coach education programme in Belize

Paul M. Wright1, Jennifer M. Jacobs1, Steven Howell1, James D. Ressler1 1Northern Illinois University, Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education Corresponding author email: pwright@niu.edu Citation: Wright, P.M., Jacobs, J.M., Howell, S., Ressler, J.D. Immediate outcomes and implementation of a sport for development coach education programme in Belize. Journal of Sport for Development. 2018; 6(10): 51-65. […]

Localizing global sport for development (Book review)

Book Review by Mitchell McSweeney1 Lindsey, I., Kay, T., Jeanes, R., & Banda, D. (2017). Localizing global sport for development. Altrincham Street, Manchester: Manchester University Press 219pp., £78 (hardback), ISBN 978-1-7849-9406-8 1 York University, School of Kinesiology and Health Sciences Corresponding author email: mcsweenm@yorku.ca Download article as PDF REVIEW As studies continue to proliferate in […]