Sport et Citoyenneté

It is often particularly complex to draw a portrait of Europeans trends. The comparison exercise can turn out tricky and, particularly when digging into the habits of Europeans and their tendency to be physical active. Nonetheless, the Eurobarometer, the WHO’s Global Recommendations for Physical Activity for Health and national figures, recently summed up in country… » read more

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The author describes his progress from sports enthusiast to sceptic following repeated experiences, as a journalist, of frauds in high-level sports including athletics and swimming but especially cycling. These frauds involved performance-enhancing drugs and medical procedures and Walsh took the lead in exposing Lance Armstrong as a key beneficiary. The importance of asking the ‘obvious… » read more

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L’activité physique en oncologie est devenue incontournable. Il s’agit d’un soin de support qui modifie fatigue et qualité de vie, mais c’est aussi un traitement qui modifie la survie et le risque de comorbidités. Elle s’intègre dans les modifications comportementalistes post-thérapeutiques incluant, outre l’activité physique, les problèmes d’alimentation. L’activité physique est susceptible de modifier un… » read more

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After the kick-off meeting of last September, the project team of “Sport for Everyone” met again in Paris from the 24th to the 25th of November for the first thematic seminar in the field of “Sport and Companies”. 5 NOCs (Portugal, France, Italy, Lithuania, F.Y.R.Macedonia) and the think tank Sport and Citizenship decided to exchange… » read more

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French version below   The Council is due to adopt conclusions on : the representation of the EU member states in the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Foundation Board the promotion of physical and sport activities for children   Ministers will also hold a public debate on the educational potential of sports, in particular for the… » read more

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“Respect Your Health – Tobacco Free”. Here is the slogan used by UEFA to promote their “Tobacco-Free” policy campaign during the EURO 2016 in France. For those who did not know yet, UEFA announced last May their intention to organise an event prohibiting smoking across all internal and external areas of the ten French stadiums… » read more

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« Respecte la santé – Euro sans tabac ». Tel sera le slogan de l’UEFA pour promouvoir leur politique sans tabac pendant l’EURO 2016 organisé en France. L’UEFA a annoncé en effet en mai dernier leur intention d’organiser un événement où il sera interdit de fumer à l’intérieur et aux abords des 10 stades sélectionnés… » read more

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L’examen du projet de loi relatif à la Loi de Santé a suivi son court, depuis le 14 septembre, sur la base d’une version largement amendée par la Commission des Affaires Sociales du Sénat le 22 juillet 2015, notamment dans ses dispositions relatives à la prise en compte du sport et de l’activité physique comme… » read more

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