African Women & Sport Conference 2016

African Women & Sport Conference 2016

CSIT cooperation partner IWG - International Working Group on Women and Sport will hold the "Africa Women and Sport Conference" on October 14-15, 2016 in Gaborone / Botswana.

This conference is targeting more than 200 people from across Africa like individuals, organisations and groups from across Africa including African Union, ANOCA, IOC, The Commonwealth, Council of Europe, UN Women, UNESCO, TAFISA, Peace and Sport, NGO’s, Women in Sport Businesses and companies dealing with feminine products. Find more infromation at: http://iwg-gti.org/

Sub-themes and topics:

  • Gender mainstreaming into sport
  • Influence ofculture in women and sport
  • Role of media in women’s sport in Africa
  • Inclusion in sport
  • Gender Based Violence in sport
  • Economics of sport
  • Coach-female athlete relationships:Power dynamics
  • Mentorship and empowering of Women in Sport in Africa
  • Sports Science and its role in participation of Women in Sport
  • The status of leadership and management of women in sport


The CSIT is wishing its cooperaton partner a highly successfull conference.

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