Your Stories behind the #WhiteCard

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco

“My experience within the Olympic village, place of gathering and intercultural exchanges.”

Joël Bouzou, President and Founder of Peace and Sport

“Sport breaks down inherited prejudices and creates lasting bonds of friendship between individuals and peoples.”

Let's go to the Cup !

Participating in local, national, and international tournaments allows us to understand that the participation of boys, girls, and young adolescents is a process of inclusion which allows changing their realities, attitudes and thoughts.

Stronger Together – Story of Marlène Harnois

#ChampionforPeace Marlene Harnois played an active role in supporting and mentoring local taekwondo prodigies Ruth Gbagbi and Cheick Cissé.
Gymnastics

Gymnastics

Tur mainta bo ta hanjami ta stretch i parti atardi bo ta hanjami ta praktika kosnan di turnen manera:cartweel,arabier kaats, handstand i hopi mas. Ami tin un amor pa turnen i e grupo . Danki kolorido gymnastics pa boso yudansa ku mi ta hopi nas leu di lokual mi...

Breaking down barriers through minigolf

Breaking down barriers through minigolf

In minigolf it doesn't matter who you are, where you come from, what age you are, if you are a man or a woman: it's you against yourself, looking for the perfect shot. Minigolf is a sport that can be at the same time a challenge with oneself and a means to unite...

NO MORE BARRIERS

NO MORE BARRIERS

I would like all people, especially those unsure of themselves, can try playing minigolf. It would be nice the creation of special days on which the best players teach the secrets of this sport to show that the barriers are in our heads and not in reality0

FODEDE in partnership with a female soccer team Earth Angels, Celebrates April6- Sport for Development and Peace with a launching of the #White Card campaign

FODEDE in partnership with a female soccer team Earth Angels, Celebrates April6- Sport for Development and Peace with a launching of the #White Card campaign

Football to Develop Destitute (FODEDE), a local not for profit sports organization that seeks support for innovative and sustainable sports education and entrepreneur programs worldwide as a strategy for social change to provides youth with workplace competencies that...

Cyprus NOC Celebrations / 6 April

Cyprus NOC Celebrations / 6 April

“Behind each #WhiteCard, there is a storyCyprus Olympian, Discus thrower Apostolos Parellis, and the staff members of the Cyprus Olympic Committee, participates at the International Peace and Sport Campaign at the Olympic House in Nicosia!!!They raise the #White Card...

Springboarding Gymnastics’ growth in South Africa

Springboarding Gymnastics’ growth in South Africa

Trampoline Gymnastics coach Offering Tlaka (RSA): “As much as it’s such a competitive environment at the end, the friendships that are built, it’s more than just the sport. It’s just about development, growth, and love. We’re all in it because we have this passion to...

Building Gymnastics toward success for Benin

Building Gymnastics toward success for Benin

Coach Innocent Yaka (BEN) was in his sixth year of school at the College of Avrankou in the department of Ouémé, Benin, when he discovered Gymnastics and embarked on a lifelong love affair with the sport. “Gymnastics allowed me to learn and be a recognised trainer...

My ambition? To see more engagement in Gymnastics in my country

My ambition? To see more engagement in Gymnastics in my country

Coach Darius Fields (BAR) shares his dream:“People would say they want the World Championships and Olympics. My ambition is less that and more to see more engagement in the sport in the country,” he said. “I love to see kids learn new skills. Every time they get a new...

WKF Executive Committee supports White Card campaign

WKF Executive Committee supports White Card campaign

The members of Karate’s decision-making body raised their White Cards as a symbol of the positive power of sport for peace and social inclusion. The action was held Wednesday during the virtual meeting of the WKF Executive Committee. WKF President Antonio Espinós...

Staffan de Mistura, former UN Under-Secretary-General and Special Envoy to war zones: “I raise my #WhiteCard because I believe in the unifying power of peace-through-sport initiatives”

Staffan de Mistura, former UN Under-Secretary-General and Special Envoy to war zones: “I raise my #WhiteCard because I believe in the unifying power of peace-through-sport initiatives”

Many years ago, I was part of a magical moment that I will never forget and that is still giving me hope for the future. The Israeli-Palestinian football team was competing with a very popular italian team in a big stadium in Rome. Yasser Arafat was on one side and...

Gymnastick to empower boys, from Curaçao

Gymnastick to empower boys, from Curaçao

I want to learn more about Gymnastick and grow in to. It's like a sports whit flexiblety, and to do my crazy jumps, over an over again. Is good to do flipping, but you have to now some rules. Because you can break something on your body. That's why better go to...

Luis Felipe: How Taekwondo changed my life

Luis Felipe: How Taekwondo changed my life

For over 21 years, AJTKD has been helping children and youth overcome adversities and reach their full potential through Taekwondo. Our project was born within the community it was built for. As part of this community, we put our heart and soul in every action we take...

Basketball to empower girls

Basketball to empower girls

They're 4 basketball courts in Ranerou in Senegal but no one never played basketball. Once, I brought a ball, some shirts and showed them how to play. I had 30 girls who played for the very first time of their life. That was 4 years ago, now they have a team and...

Golos Solidários

Golos Solidários

Celebramos o dia 6 de abril num reforço da importância do papel ativo social das instituições desportivas, no desenvolvimento e contributo social nas regiões onde estão inseridas. 

Ytannia: Barbados Women In Sport

Ytannia: Barbados Women In Sport

I raise this white card in solidity with those who continue to create real positive change by transforming sport to benefit women and girls.I raise this white card as a symbol to continue highlighting the stories of those who have been positively impacted by sport as...

Sports Schools for Development and Peace

Sports Schools for Development and Peace

In the framework of the EU funded Sport Opens School project, our students from Hungary, Romania, Italy & Portugal have realised a video to raise awareness on the IDSDP among their peers. On the flashing boards are the topics addressed by a brand-new PE module we...

Cyprus NOC Celebrations

Cyprus NOC Celebrations

The Cyprus National Olympic Committee Executive Board and staff members, participated at the International Peace and Sport Campaign! and raised the #Whitecard, which symbolizes the World Day for Peace and Friendship. 

Didier Drogba, Vice-President of Peace and Sport: “The universality of sport brings people together, regardless of ethnic origins, religions or political beliefs”

Didier Drogba, Vice-President of Peace and Sport: “The universality of sport brings people together, regardless of ethnic origins, religions or political beliefs”

On October 8, 2005, in Khartoum, Ivory Coast qualified for the first time in its history in the FIFA World Cup. The victory came as civil war raged on and clashes between supporters of Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara had left thousands of dead in the country....

basketball

basketball

Basketbol hakkında bilgi verirsem; basketbol popüler bir takım oyunu ve elde tutulan topla oynanan bir spordur. Gerçekten çok eğlenceli ve zevkli bir spor. Hobi sahibi olmak istiyorsanız kesinlikle basketbol oynayın derim. Ekibinizle her zaman birlikte olabilir ve...

Playing sports gives pleasure

Playing sports gives pleasure

During these times when we stay at home, we are very sedentary and our bones are often painful all over, so we can do sports at home or at least exercise in our garden of our home and provide the necessary movement of our body

WKF Athletes Commission joins April 6 celebrations

WKF Athletes Commission joins April 6 celebrations

Members of the group representing all the karatekas in the world are spearheading Karate’s participation in the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP).As a demonstration of these Karate Values, the Athletes’ Commission of the World Karate...

ΚΔΑΠ Kids Athletics: Κίνητρό μας; Η αγάπη μας για τα παιδιά και η εξέλιξή τους μέσω του αθλητισμού.

ΚΔΑΠ Kids Athletics: Κίνητρό μας; Η αγάπη μας για τα παιδιά και η εξέλιξή τους μέσω του αθλητισμού.

Το κίνητρο μας ήταν να υπάρξει ένας χώρος δημιουργικής απασχόλησης, δημιουργικού παιχνιδιού, ένας χώρος ελεύθερης διακίνησης και έκφρασης ιδεών, ένας χώρος γυμναστικής μόνο για παιδιά!Ένας χώρος βγαλμένος μέσα από την δική μας ανάγκη να έχουν τα παιδιά μας αυτό που...

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco: My experience within the Olympic village, place of gathering and intercultural exchanges

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco: My experience within the Olympic village, place of gathering and intercultural exchanges

“My experience in the Olympic Village during the Olympic Winter Games allowed me to meet athletes from other cultures and forge relationships on an equal footing. This learning has always been with me and has contributed to my understanding of the world as Head of State. On the occasion of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, I am raising my #WhiteCard to promote the universal values ​​of sport “.

MAGKANOUDAKI DIMITRA OLY. sport shapes the personality of young people

MAGKANOUDAKI DIMITRA OLY. sport shapes the personality of young people

My name is Dimitra Magkanoudaki.I started fencing in 1990 and stopped in 2008 . I participated in the 2004 Olympic Games where they took place in my country Greece, where with my team we won the 8th place in epee. Now I am a coach for young children and my purpose is...

Sport to include all

Sport to include all

I always believed in the values ​​of sport. For me it is more than professionalism, fame, and what you can see on all devices nowadays. The sport has a deep soul that comes from Olympism. Values ​​such as respect, inclusion, hard work, teamwork, and much more. Things...

Ferdinando: sport has always been with me

Ferdinando: sport has always been with me

I am a former tennis coach and Peace and Sport Coordinator. Sport has always been with me, teaching me passion and other values such as respect, self-control, determination and many others that permitted me to grow as an individual. I eventually coached kids for 2...

Athletes raise #WhiteCard to fight abusing

Athletes raise #WhiteCard to fight abusing

Safe sport is respect, justice and the absence of any intentional abusing. However, some athletes are unable to enjoy safe sport because of mental or physical abuse. We want to notice and help those in need! #Märka(#notice) campaign introduces contact numbers where to...