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- Jayme Ward, Brianna Cuzzolino, Melissa Landry ‘All you need is a ball’’
“No matter who you are, no matter what you do, you absolutely, positively do have the power to change” - Bill Phillips
Sport in Developed Countries : A look at Canada Why do we participate in sport? Why don’t we participate in sport?
How income effects sport participation Sport participation rates by family income, 1992, 1998 and 2005 Higher income results in more participation in sport
Sport in Developing Countries : A look at Africa “ No queremos goles, queremos frijoles.” -”Sport in Developing Countries,” Wladimir Andreff
0.01% to 1% Sport Participation Rate in Developing countries. Vs. 20% to 25% in Developed Countries. Teacher/student Ratio 1: for ‘sport education.’ …Vicious economic cycle. Women at work, Men at play.
No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you - Althea Gibson
Sport for Social Change Initiative “ I Can do…” “The power of sport creates lasting individual and social change” Empower female/advance gender equality Teach personal development/life skills Advance youth literacy Promote conflict resolution/peace building Provide psychosocial support to trauma victims Promote HIV/AIDS prevention / health education Economically empower individuals
KASE “…be the agents of their own development ” 4:27-6:15