Sport for development and peace
The Commonwealth Secretariat supports member countries to develop policies and strategies to maximise the contribution of sport to national development objectives and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Commonwealth is recognised as a global leader in this sector and plays a key coordination role with international intergovernmental and the Commonwealth sports movement, as well as business, academia, non-government groups and civil society.
Enhancing the Contribution of Sport to the Sustainable Development Goals
This guide builds on the work of previous Commonwealth publications analysing the role of sport in achieving sustainable development. Aimed at governmental policy-makers and other stakeholders, it provides evidenced and balanced policy options supporting the effective contribution of sport towards six prioritised Sustainable Development Goals.
Implementing The Commonwealth Guide to Advancing Development through Sport: A Workbook for Analysis, Planning and Monitoring
Effective SDP programmes require careful planning, delivery and evaluation. This workbook is designed as a roadmap to help governments and sport organisations work together. It includes practical exercises to guide users through the many steps that comprise the lifecycle of an SDP programme.
Strengthening Sport for Development and Peace: National Policies and Strategies
Sport for Development and Peace (SDP) brings the power of sport to solving some of the most difficult challenges of humankind, such as the realisation of the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals. This collection of papers showcases innovative approaches and examples of effective SDP policies and strategies.
The Commonwealth Guide to Advancing Development through Sport
A Guide for governments and stakeholders seeking to strengthen the contribution of sport to development and peace work. Part 1 provides evidence-based analysis of the potential contribution of sport to development objectives. Part 2 provides a practical framework for analysis, planning and monitoring of sport in development and peace work.
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