Tag: Sport

International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, 6th April | United Nations

  The 6th April is observed by the United Nations every year as the International Day of Sport for Development of Peace, to acknowledge and promote sport as a way to advance human rights, development and peace.   On the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace 2017, the UN are launching the digital… Continue Reading International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, 6th April | United Nations

Thank God for the gift of Sport – 17th May 2015

At the Perth launch of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference (ACBC) Social Justice Statement last September (2014), ‘A Crown for Australia: Striving for the Best in our Sporting Nation’, the transformative capacity of sport to lead us toward justice and peace was discussed. We were also reminded of the statement by Nelson Mandela that sport… Continue Reading Thank God for the gift of Sport – 17th May 2015

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