“Accept & Respect” – IAPESGW’s supportive position on muslim girls and women in sports

No discrimination to Morocco defender Nouhaila Benzina as the first player wearing a hijab at Women’s World Cup 2023 – IAPESGW declaration “Accept and Respect” in six different languages is supporting muslim girls and women in sports!

IAPESGW @ Filling the gender gap in Sports

Join the GAP Women – Online Workshop July 7, 12:00-14:00 CEST (Berlin) ICSSPE / CIEPSS – with speaker from IAPESGW –
Further details: https://gapwomen.ufec.cat

IAPESGW @ UN HCR 53rd Session ‘Advancing gender equality in and through PEPAS’

IAPESGW @ UNHCR side event ‘Advancing public participation of girls and women in and through sport’ speaks about ‘Barriers to women and girls’ involvement in PEPAS’ on July 7, 1 PM CEST / Geneve /online.

MINEPS 7 Baku 2023 | UNESCO Global Sports Conference

IAPESGW is joining MINEPS 7 BAKU 2023 | UNESCO Global Sports Conference , where Ministers and Senior Officials responsible for Physical Education and Sport define with stakeholders the future of the sport-for-development ecosytem, culmulating with the launch of the Fit for Life Alliance. IAPESGW contributes as official observer.

Supporting women and girls was a key principle in MINEPS VII recommendations. IAPESGW intensified its collaborations with other global PE organizations like FIEPS, AIESEP, ISCPES, with the other global women sport organizations WSI, IWG Women & Sport, GO and with ministries from different nations.

IAPESGW Webinar ‘Women, Physical Education and Sport in Ibero-America, Fri, June 2, 2-3:15 PM CEST (Spain)

Join our IAPESGW webinar on ‘Women, Physical Education and Sport in Ibero-America” and meet the editors of the book! Please register via QR-code or the link: http://bit.ly/IAPESGWJune02

IAPESGW WEBINAR ‘Women and Sport in Asia’ on Wed, May 17, 9-10:15 pm PHT (Manila, Philippines)

Join our IAPESGW webinar on the situation of “Women and Sport in Asia” and meet the editors of the Routledge book Rosa Lopez de D’Amico (Venezuela), Maria Luisa M. Guinto (Philippines) and Maryam Kouskie Jahromi (Iran).

Presenters at NGO CSW67

Lisa O’Keefe, Rosa Diketmüller, Game Mothibi, Kendra Williams and our moderator Carole Oglesby.

Meeting of the Global Women and Sport Associations – March 7, NY at WSF-Office

IAPESGW joined an interesting day together with WSI (WomenSportInternational), IWG (International Working Group on Women and Sport), TAFISA (The Association For International Sport for All) as guests at the Headoffice of WSF (WomensSportFoundation) in New York. Thanks to these great women for an exiting exchange of ideas and cooperation! (From left: Carole Oglesby, Lisa O’Keefe, Rosa Diketmüller, Game Mothibi, Diane Huffman, Sarah Axelson and Morgan Powell)

International Women’s Day 2023 – IAPESGW at NGO CSW67 Forum on March 8, 12:30-2:00 PM EST (NY)

IAPESGW is celebrating the International Women’s Day 2023 at the United Nations NGO CSW67 Forum (Consensus Status of Women). Together with other global women and sport associations (WSI, IWG, WSF) and TAFISA and ACSM we will discuss in a Panel “Enhancing research, education and advocacy in women’s sport through technology“. Rosa is focusing in her presentation also on the setting of Physical Education.

Register for the session and join on-site or online (NGO CSW67)

Int. Conference on Inclusive Gender Equality in Lausanne

The Global Observatory for Gender Equality and Sport organizes its first International Conference on Inclusive Gender Equality on Feb 1st. IAPESGW was invited to take part and presented in Panel 1: Women Sports: State of the Field the long history of inclusive approaches in IAPESGW since 1949. Rosa Diketmüller und Marianne Meier also contributed to the Strategic Meeting the day before to develop a strategy plan together with other relevant organizations and experts to bring gender equity in sports and Physical Education globally forward.