The Thematic Working Group on Sport and Health has not been activated. It is intended that Chair countries will be elected on the SDP IWG Plenary Session in autumn, 2013. The strategic framework for the Working Group is under development, and will be made available after completion.
The Working Group will focus on the following three Strategic Priority Areas:
- Preventing and Managing Non-Communicable Disease
- Preventing and Managing Infectious Disease
- Enhancing Mental Health
You may learn more about each of these topics by reading the SDP IWG Report “Harnessing the Power of Sport for Development and Peace: Recommendations to Governments”.