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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 […]

Levelling the playing field: Human capability approach and lived realities for sport and gender in the West Indies

Sarah Zipp1, John Nauright2 1The International Institute for Social Studies at Erasmus University and the University of Stirling 2The University of North Texas Corresponding author email: sarah.zipp@stir.ac.uk Citation: Zipp, S., Nauright, J. Levelling the playing field: Human capability approach and lived realities for sport and gender in the West Indies. Journal of Sport for Development. […]

Sport as an analogy to teach life skills and redefine moral values: A case study of the ‘Seedbeds of Peace’ sport-for-development programme in Medellin, Colombia

Stephen Hills1, Alejandro Gómez Velásquez2, Matthew Walker3 1London Metropolitan University, The Guildhall School of Business and Law 2EAFIT University, Department of Law 3Texas A&M University, Department of Health and Kinesiology Corresponding author email: shills@londonmet.ac.uk Citation: Hills, S., Gómez Velásquez, A., Walker, M. Sport as an analogy to teach life skills and redefine moral values: A […]

Humanistic sports coaching and the Marist organization: A multi-case study in the Philippines

Simon Walters1, Kirsten Spencer1, Adrian Farnham1, Vera Williams2, Patricia Lucas1 1AUT University, School of Sport and Recreation 2Unitec Institute of Technology, School of Sport Corresponding author email: simon.walters@aut.ac.nz Citation: Walters, S., Spencer, K., Farnham, A., Williams, V., Lucas, P. Humanistic sports coaching and the Marist organization: A multi-case study in the Philippines. Journal of Sport […]

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, […]