On April 6th the University of Tennessee's Center for Sport, Peace, & Society along with the US Department of State will be hosting 24 visitors from six countries in a sports cultural exchange program. The women and girls will be in the United States for 10 days going through a sport based leadership curriculum and creating action plans to go back to their communities and address social issues facing women and girls using sport. This event promotes peace and development by supporting the empowerment of women through sport worldwide. http://sportandpeace.utk.edu@SportandpeaceUTFacebook: The Center for Sport Peace Societyhttp://flickr.com/sportsvisitors
Developed by ‘Peace and Sport, L’Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport’, april6.org is a website intended for stakeholders worldwide wishing to celebrate the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace.