23/05/2017 - 08:19

Peace and Sport and Mobadara join forces for gender equity in Morocco

Peace and Sport travelled to Morocco to visit the Mobadara Association, 1 of the 8 winners from the 2016 Act for What Matters call for projects. Located in Zaio, a…

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19/05/2017 - 15:04

The 2017 UNFP – Peace and Sport Trophy: the winner of the third edition is… FC Dammarie Les Lys!

The third UNFP – Peace and Sport Trophy was presented last night at the 26th UNFP (French National Union of Professional Soccer) awards ceremony, which took place at the FC…

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17/05/2017 - 16:18

Laura Flessel, appointed French Minister of Sports

Laura Flessel, Peace and Sport Champion and Fencing Olympic Champion, has been appointed by the French Government as the Minister of Sports. As a member of the Champion for Peace club since 2009,…

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12/05/2017 - 14:38

Peace and Sport and UNHCR committed to work together for refugees’ better future

Sport can play a particularly important and healing role for refugees, helping to address health as well as social and developmental needs. For this reason and with the ambition to…

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11/05/2017 - 12:57

Peace and Sport celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Sport in Cyprus

Peace and Sport was in Cyprus this week to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Enlarged Partial Agreement on Sport (EPAS) which gathers 38 State Members. Since 2007, the EPAS aims…

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09/05/2017 - 12:42

Peace and Sport releases commemorative postage stamp on the occasion of its 10th anniversary

Monaco – 09 May 2017 Peace and Sport, the politically-neutral organisation aimed at promoting sport as a tool for peace, has released a commemorative postage stamp on the occasion of…

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05/05/2017 - 14:54

Peace and Sport and the WTF organise huge #WhiteCard image at inaugural World Taekwondo Beach Championship in Rhodes, Greece

Monaco – 5 May 2017 Peace and Sport, the politically-neutral organisation aimed at promoting sport as a tool for peace, has joined forces with the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) and…

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05/05/2017 - 10:09

Peace and Sport participated in the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue

From 5-6 May, Joël Bouzou, President and Founder of Peace and Sport, participate in the 4th World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue (WFID) in Baku, Azerbaijan. This 4th WFID is organized…

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03/05/2017 - 14:31

Two ‘Act for what Matters’ 2016 project-winners sign MOU with Peace and Sport

Peace and Sport is glad to announce its recent partnership with two ‘Act for what Matters’ 2016 project-winners. The Soy Migrante organization, located in Mexico, and Ping Sans Frontières in…

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21/04/2017 - 12:05

Peace and Sport’s #WhiteCard campaign reaches 43 million people in most successful year to date

Monaco – 18 April 2017 Peace and Sport, the politically-neutral organisation dedicated to promoting the peace through sport movement, has hailed the success of its annual #WhiteCard campaign, which this…

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14/04/2017 - 07:05

Peace and Sport and AS Monaco Rally Around the #WhiteCard Symbol

The day after the attack against the bus carrying Borussia Dortmund football players, expressions of solidarity have been pouring in. Peace and Sport and AS Monaco have in turn sent…

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11/04/2017 - 09:31

FIBA Foundation and Peace and Sport sign cooperation agreement

Monaco/Mies, Switzerland. The International Basketball Foundation (IBF) and Peace and Sport – L’Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport- share a common desire to promote Basketball as a tool for…

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07/04/2017 - 15:01

Peace and Sport’s #WhiteCard campaign brings North and South Korean athletes together at IIHF Women’s World Ice Hockey Championship in PyeongChang

Peace and Sport, the politically neutral organisation, dedicated to promoting sport as a tool for peace, in cooperation with the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) have this week brought together…

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06/04/2017 - 08:15

Peace and Sport mobilizes athletes and International Federations around the world for International Day of Sport for Development and Peace on April 6

Athletes and International Federations are today (April 6) mobilizing behind Peace and Sport’s #WhiteCard campaign as they celebrate the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP), the UN-recognised…

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31/03/2017 - 08:17

New Peace and Sport trophy at the Pitch&Putt World Strokeplay Championship 2017

A “Peace and Sport Trophy” was organized this Thursday during the Pitch&Putt World Strokeplay Championship  2017 taking place in Busto Arsizio, Italy, from 30th March to 2nd April 2017. This…

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29/03/2017 - 09:14

Peace and Sport outlines global vision at the United Nations in New York ahead of International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

New York, USA – 29 March 2017 Peace and Sport, the politically neutral, international organisation founded in 2007, today outlined its ongoing campaign for the development of peace through sport…

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24/03/2017 - 13:28

Peace and Sport launches 2017’s #WhiteCard campaign

Peace and Sport, the politically neutral organisation dedicated to promoting sport as a tool for peace, has launched its 2017 #WhiteCard campaign, inviting the world to show its commitment to…

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09/03/2017 - 13:48

Peace and Sport signs a MOU with call for project’s winner, Promo Jeune Basket

As part of the Act For What Matters 2016 call for projects, Peace and Sport signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the NGO Promo Jeune Basket, located  in Goma, east…

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06/03/2017 - 09:22

World Association of Kickboxing Organizations and Peace and Sport successfully promote peace through sport

More than 4,000 athletes committed to social change gathered from 2-5 March in Dublin for the 2017 Irish Open International, an event organized by the World Association of Kickboxing Organizations…

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16/02/2017 - 14:23

The Champions for Peace launch the #WhiteCard campaign at the Laureus World Sport Awards

This week the 17th edition of the Laureus World Sport Awards, an annual event that rewards the best athletes of the past year, took place in Monaco. In attendance of…

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10/02/2017 - 15:03

ACT FOR WHAT MATTERS 2016 call for projects winners sign MOU with Peace and Sport and the joint action in the field begins

8 NGOs from all corners of the world have been selected to become partners with Peace and Sport! All of the selected organizations focus their work and efforts in the…

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10/02/2017 - 14:39

Peace and Sport supports the European Youth Olympic Festival 2017

Peace And Sport shows its support for the European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) taking place in Erzurum (Turkey) from 11 to 18 February 2017. This event represents the equivalent of…

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08/02/2017 - 05:30

Peace and Sport organizes an international mobilization for April 6

With the 4th edition of International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, Peace and Sport is urging all stakeholders and supporters of the peace through sport movement to mobilize their…

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07/02/2017 - 08:23

Peace and Sport at the XVI World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates

From 2-4 February, Joël Bouzou, President and Founder of Peace and Sport, participated in the XVI World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates in Bogotá. After welcoming three of the four…

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02/02/2017 - 17:13

Peace and Sport Shows its Support for Major Players in the World of Peace

A renowned actor in the world of sport, Peace and Sport is intensifying its presence in the world of peace during the XVI World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates which for the first time…

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30/01/2017 - 15:22

Peace and Sport becomes active in Madagascar!

Mr Joel Bouzou, President and Founder of Peace and Sport signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Jef Tordo, “Champion For Peace” who is the founder of the NGO “PACHAMAMA” located…

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25/01/2017 - 10:26

Peace and Sport signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the International Federation of Pitch and Putt!

The President of IPPA Mr. Carlo Farioli stated: “It is our honor to become partners with Peace and Sport and sign today the MOU which officially establishes our cooperation on…

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20/12/2016 - 09:12

THE FIRST PODIUM #WHITECARD

Following the signage of the MOU between the World Taekwondo Federation and Peace and Sport during the 9th Peace and Sport International Forum last November, the cooperation between the two…

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12/12/2016 - 17:35

Official statement from Joel Bouzou

“The terrible terrorist attacks which have again struck Turkey are a symbol of the feeling of unease that is currently gripping our societies. We at Peace and Sport will not…

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06/12/2016 - 15:29

DEATH OF CHAMPION FOR PEACE MOHAMED DRIDI

It is with deep sadness that Peace and Sport learned of the death of one of our Champions for Peace, Mohamed Dridi. “The far-reaching Peace and Sport family has been…

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05/12/2016 - 17:01

Relive the greatest moments of the 9th edition of the Peace and Sport International Forum by watching the official best of !

Experience the three days started with a symbolic Peace Walk led by HSH Prince Albert accompanied by three Nobel Peace Prize-winners from Tunisia: Abdessatar Ben Moussa, Mohammed Fadhel Mahfoudh and…

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02/12/2016 - 13:55

Eleven new recruits join the Champions for Peace Club

Launched in 2009, our Champions for Peace club provides athletes with a structure for action and coordinated expression, so that the impact of their commitment to peace through sports projects…

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30/11/2016 - 16:40

Official Statement from Joel Bouzou

“It was with great sadness that I learned about the tragic plane crash in Colombia that killed 71 people. Among victims there were 48 members of the Brazilian Chapecoense Real football team and…

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26/11/2016 - 09:25

The Peace and Sport Forum will leave a sustainable impression

The 9th Peace and Sport Forum in Monaco ended on Friday. There’s no doubt that it will be indelibly etched in the history of the movement that began a decade…

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25/11/2016 - 08:42

A handshake between Israel and Palestine after a Ukraine – Russia combat

As a side event to one of the plenary sessions in the Peace and Sport Forum which ends this Friday in Monaco, called ‘Breaking down barriers through sports diplomacy’ a…

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24/11/2016 - 17:33

32 Champions for Peace united for one cause

32 Champions for Peace representing 17 different sports from 20 countries over 4 continents are attending the 9th Peace and Sport Forum in Monaco, which began on Wednesday. Following the…

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23/11/2016 - 17:55

Nobel Peace prize winners and 30 champions walk together for peace

The Peace and Sport Forum kicked off on Wednesday 23 November in Monaco with the Peace Walk, a highly symbolic initiative. After tracing the word ‘Peace’ with an olive branch…

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23/11/2016 - 09:32

9th Peace and Sport International Forum starts today with the Peace Walk

9th Peace and Sport International Forum 23 – 25 November 2016 The 2016 Peace and Sport Forum will be held in Monaco from 23-25 November. As in 2015, the first…

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16/11/2016 - 17:10

Screening of ‘Speed Sisters’

For the second consecutive year, Peace and Sport sponsored the Prix du Documentaire (Documentary Prize) at the SPORTEL Awards evening, held in Monaco on Tuesday, 25 October. The jury, made…

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15/11/2016 - 10:10

Vote for 2016 Peace and Sport Champion of the Year

Champion of the Year rewards an international athlete who has led a significant sport initiative towards peaceful change. The 2016 Champion of the Year will be revealed during the Peace…

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10/11/2016 - 08:39

Peace and Sport invites you to join the 2nd “I Move for Peace Run” Thursday, November 24th at 7:00AM!

Join us for a morning jogging on the seashore Thursday, November 24th at 7:00am with our Champions for Peace, Elana Meyer, Olympic medallist and Tegla Loroupe, winner of New York…

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04/11/2016 - 13:15

“Sport Worshops” – Day 4

Wednesday, 26 October This morning they were 15 waiting to climb into the minibus, refreshed and eager to take part in the sports day. Three weeks earlier, there were 17…

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03/11/2016 - 11:44

EDF Sponsors the UNFP – Peace and Sport Trophy to Support Amateur Football

Six months ago, the 25th UNFP (French National Union of Professional Football) Awards Ceremony presented the Peace and Sport Trophy to US Pont-Sainte-Maxence football club in the presence of Laura…

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02/11/2016 - 08:21

Champion for Peace Guo Chuan disappears at sea

Champion for Peace Guo Chuan has sadly been lost at sea during his attempt to beat the world record for a one-man crossing of the Pacific. The Chinese sailor left…

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28/10/2016 - 10:14

Friendship Games 2016

The 7th edition of the Friendship Games in the Great Lakes region of Africa took place from 14 – 16 October 2016, for the second time in Bugarama, Rwanda. These…

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27/10/2016 - 08:29

‘Speed Sisters’ wins Peace and Sport Documentary Prize at SPORTEL Awards

For the second consecutive year, Peace and Sport sponsored the Prix du Documentaire (Documentary Prize) at the SPORTEL Awards evening, held in Monaco on Tuesday, 25 October. The jury, made…

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25/10/2016 - 10:32

Join us for the Opening Ceremony of the 9th Peace and Sport Forum

A diplomatic event of international stature, the Opening Ceremony of the 9th Peace and Sport International Forum will take place on Wednesday 23 November at 6pm in the presence of…

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24/10/2016 - 08:36

“Sport Worshops” – Day 3

Wednesday, 19 October 2016 At 9am, we find our two groups rested and refreshed. The girls leave to go climbing in the Fontainebleau Forest and we follow the boys to…

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24/10/2016 - 08:32

“Sport Workshops” – Day 2

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 Today it’s all action! Our 17 participants have been divided in 2 workshops: the boys are going to taste the joys of climbing while the girls…

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24/10/2016 - 08:29

“Sport Workshops” – Day 1

Tuesday, 11 October 2016. A preparatory session for a Sports Workshop took place at the premises of Mission Emploi-Insertion in Melun Val de Seine, an organization for vocational careers training….

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20/10/2016 - 14:33

TEAS supports the international ‘One Step for Peace’ charity campaign

Just 43 days before the start of the Peace and Sport International Forum, The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS), a pan-European organisation dedicated to raising awareness of Azerbaijan on a pan-European…

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14/10/2016 - 15:37

Start of the 7th edition of the Friendship Games

The 7th edition of the Great Lakes Friendship Games has started today in Bugarama. Program of this first day: installation of the sports fields, arrival of the delegations from Burundi and…

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14/10/2016 - 12:15

First day of action in Bugarama for the 2016 Friendship Games

The 7th edition of the Friendship Games of the African Great Lakes region has started today in Bugarama. Finalizing the sports field, welcoming the delegations from Burundi and the Democratic…

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13/10/2016 - 07:11

Peace and Sport France launches the “Sport Workshops”

On Tuesday 11 October, Peace and Sport France launched the ‘Sport Workshops’ concept in Melun, Seine-et-Marne (77). This pilot program will initially be implemented as part of the French government’s Jobs Guarantee…

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06/10/2016 - 08:42

THE TRIUMPH OF THE FIRST ‘I MOVE FOR PEACE’ RUN!

On Monday 3 October, the first ‘I Move for Peace Run’ took place, led by the event’s figurehead – world marathon record-holder Paula Radcliffe. Close to fifty people turned out…

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06/10/2016 - 07:19

Joël Bouzou takes part in first Vatican Conference about Faith and Sport

Joël Bouzou, President and Founder of Peace and Sport, and H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, Patron of the organization, are currently participating in the first ever global conference on…

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16/09/2016 - 08:42

The 2016 Friendship Games in Rwanda

The 7th edition of the Friendship Games in the Great Lakes region of Africa will take place on 14, 15, and 16 October 2016 in Bugarama, Rwanda. These three days…

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14/09/2016 - 14:26

Peace and Sport – SPORTEL Documentary Prize

Peace and Sport and SPORTEL have renewed their partnership for the second year running. The Peace and Sport – SPORTEL Documentary Prize, which rewards a filmmaker who, through a video clip or…

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08/09/2016 - 13:37

Game on for Peace: Mobilizing Global Change through Sport

Welcome to the 9th Edition of the Peace and Sport International Forum! This year over 500 leading figures from the worlds of sport, politics, academia, the private sector and civil…

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08/09/2016 - 07:42

Peace and Sport invites you to join the 1st “I Move for Peace Run” Monday, October 3rd at 6:15pm!

Join us for a collective jogging on the seashore Monday, October 3rd at 6:15pm with Paula Radcliffe, Champion for Peace and Marathon’s world record holder! PAULA RADCLIFFE MARATHON’S WORLD RECORD…

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31/08/2016 - 10:36

Champions for Peace Jeff Tordo and Serge Betsen bring rugby and the olympic dream to the Brazilian youth

Involved in their own field program with the Serge Betsen Academy in Cameroon and Pachamama in Madagascar, the Champions for Peace Serge Betsen and Jeff Tordo went to Rio to…

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31/08/2016 - 10:32

Champions for Peace Tegla Loroupe Gives Refugee a Lesson in Hope

Champion for Peace Tegla Loroupe participated in her fourth Olympics, this time not as a marathoner but as a peace ambassador bringing attention to the global refugee crisis. As “Chef…

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18/08/2016 - 10:38

Peace and Sport teams up with Lilo

Discover a new way to support Peace and Sport without changing your everyday habits! Peace and Sport has joined forces with Lilo, the search engine that finances social projects, to…

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09/08/2016 - 10:40

Peace and Sport and FIVB (International Federation of Volley Ball) boost their partnership in Rio 2016

The FIVB officially launched two development training centers in Rio as part of its commitment to leaving a sustainable legacy in the city and to highlight volleyball’s appeal as a…

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26/07/2016 - 10:41

Peace and Sport renews its partnership with the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon!

Sanlam Cape Town Marathon Launched in 2007, the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon has quickly become one of the biggest marathons of Africa. Supported by Elena Meyer, Champion for Peace and…

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19/07/2016 - 10:46

Guo Chuan rallies Rio for Peace and Sport

The Champion for Peace sailor heads to Rio for the Olympic Truce to promote peace through sport.   Guo Chuan, the Chinese sailor and Champion for Peace, left La Trinité…

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17/07/2016 - 10:54

Peace and Sport announces three new Champions for Peace

‘Peace and Sport, L’Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport’ launched the Champions for Peace club in 2009 in order to offer athletes a shared structure for action and expression…

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16/07/2016 - 10:48

Become an Engineer of Peace through Sport

Highly acclaimed as an excellent training course in the field of peace through sport, the Masters’ degree in Sustainable Peace through Sport is open for inscriptions for year 2016/2017. Created…

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08/06/2016 - 10:55

Peace and Sport launches Act for What Matters

Peace and Sport is launching Act for What Matters, a call to collect new or existing peace through sport projects via the organization’s website: www.peace-sport.org. Peace and Sport aims to…

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26/05/2016 - 10:31

Sean Edwards Foundation and Peace and Sport

The Sean Edwards Foundation and Peace and Sport worked together for the first time at the Formula One Grand Prix in Monaco with the Sean Edwards Foundation Memorial Bike Ride….

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