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
As a reference to the yellow and the red card in the sporting world, the #WhiteCard allows you to demonstrate your support for the peace through sport movement in your part of the world. See how the #WhiteCard is inspiring incredible change through sport.
Peace and Sport delivers the April6 Initiative of the Year Award during the Peace and Sport Forum. This Award represents an important means of acknowledging the contributions of individuals and organizations promoting April6.