Aiming to advance academic research related to international development and peace through sport, a research group meeting on international development and peace through sport was organized at the 65th Conference of Japan Society of Physical Education, Health and Sport Sciences on August 26th. Following the explanation of objectives in the research group meeting by Dr. ….
As a joint initiative between the University of Tsukuba and the National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya(NIFS), ‘Global human resource development study tour in Cambodia’ was conducted in March 2014. A total of 13 participants from both universities spent 10 days in Cambodia in order to learn sport and physical education in Cambodia ….
In 2013, the United Nations General Assembly declared that April 6th to be the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. Celebrating the first International Day of Sport for Development and Peace on April 6th, the Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences at University of Tsukuba organized a workshop. Using the Peace and Sport ….
Event News Symposium/Conference The 1st International Symposium on International Development and Peace through Sport
To kick off the joint master’s program, the University of Tsukuba, the National Institute of Fitness and Sports in Kanoya and the Japan Sport Council co-organised the 1st international symposium on the topic of International Development and Peace through Sport (IDS) on 7th December, 2013. The symposium started with a keynote address by Dr. Branislav ….
Symposium/Conference Attended ‘Sport, Leisure and Social Justice’ conference at the University of Brighton
Staffs of the joint master’s program in international development and peace through sport attended the conference of ‘Sport, Leisure and Social Justice’ at the University of Brighton in September 2013. The two-day conference provided presentations and discussions in four topics such as Socio-cultural scholars of sport and leisure as public intellectuals, Sport for development and ….