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Why does Julian Jappert (director of Sport and Citizenship) support this campaign?   Sport and Citizenship is the first European “think tank” in the field of sport. It offers a forum for new thinking and lobbying which aims at putting forward the core values of sport in society, in the realm of politics, economics and… » read more

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SCORE (“Strengthening Coaching with the Objective to Raise Equality”) project had its kick-off meeting in Stockholm on 16-17 February 2015. The project is lead by the European Non-Governmental Sports Organisation (ENGSO), and Sport and Citizenship is a partner in the project. The project promotes equal opportunities, namely gender equality in coaching, and focuses on increasing… » read more

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“Strengthening Coaching with the Objective to Raise Equality” or simply SCORE is the title of the new ENGSO project which has now been selected for funding from the Erasmus+ Sport Programme. The think tank Sport and Citizenship will be a partner in this project. ENGSO submitted a project proposal under the Erasmus+ Sport Programme in… » read more

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The sport session will start at 15.00, under the chairmanship of Graziano Delrio, the Italian Secretary of State to the Presidency of Council of Ministers in charge of Sport. In its sport session, the Council will adopt conclusions on sport as a driver for innovation and economic growth, underlining the positive effects on others sectors… » read more

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MEP and former European Commission vice-president Viviane Reding visited UEFA and praised the European body for its efforts to bring more women into leadership roles. Viviane Reding, a member of the European Parliament and former vice-president of the European Commission, has visited UEFA – and gave a glowing reference to the European body’s objective to… » read more

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Sur invitation de la Présidence italienne du Conseil de l’Union européenne, Patrick KANNER, ministre de la Ville, de la Jeunesse et des Sports, a participé ce mardi 21 octobre à Rome à la réunion des ministres des Sports de l’Union Européenne sur le fair-play financier de l’UEFA (Union des associations européennes de football), en présence… » read more

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In November 2013, two studies were launched related to the prevention and fight against betting-related match-fixing. The results of these studies are now finalised and publicly available. The first study, carried out by TMC ASSER Instituut, concerns the provisions and practices on betting-related match fixing in sports within the 28 Member States. Respondents in each… » read more

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UEFA President Michel Platini will present the 2014 UEFA Monaco Charity Award cheque for €1m to Anne Tiivas from the UK National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. The 2014 UEFA Monaco Charity Award will support crucial work in child protection in sport as UEFA President Michel Platini presents a €1m cheque to… » read more

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Sport et Citoyenneté est partenaire du colloque “La diversité au prisme du football en France et en Allemagne (1950 – 2014)”, organisé par le CIERA (Centre Interdisciplinaire d’Etudes et de Recherches sur l’Allemagne) le 6 Novembre 2014. Ci-dessous l’appel à communication : Depuis sa massification durant les années 1920-30, l’histoire du football français et allemand… » read more

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Strasbourg, 9 July 2014   “This new international agreement represents a major step forward in safeguarding the integrity of sport and sports ethics,” said the Secretary General, Thorbjørn Jagland, while the Committee of Ministers adopted a Convention on the manipulation of sports competitions.   The purpose of this Convention is to prevent, detect, punish and… » read more

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