Groundhopper in Belfast: Nordirland — Kosovo
Our colleague Markus Pinter wrote a groundhopping article for the ballesterer magazine within the Sport Together project.
New SPIN Good Practice Guide on the Inclusion of Refugees and People with Disabilities
The new guide of the SPIN project contains insights and practical tips from four integrative sports projects.
Integration of Refugees through Sport: A review of empirical literature and evaluation studies
A new publication prepared by Jondis Schwartzkopff form the SPIN research partner Camino examines existing empirical literature and studies on the integration of refugees through sport.
SPIN Refugees Workshop in Dublin – Exploring Football as a Tool for Social Inclusion of Refugees
During the 2-day workshop in Dublin, Ireland, hosted by the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) and the Sport Inclusion Network (SPIN), project partners and stakeholders from across Europe discussed strategies and challenges of social inclusion of refugees and asylum seekers through football.
IncluPAS Conference in Ghent
Inclusion of young people in urban spaces through sport – invitation to the City of Ghent conference.
Making Sport More Inclusive – Refugee Athletes as Role Models
In a joint effort with SPIN Refugees project partners, we have invited athletes with a refugee background to raise awareness about the role of sport toward social inclusion. In their testimonial videos, the “United for Inclusion” Ambassadors emphasize the valuable contribution of refugees and asylum seekers to sport, from the grassroots level to national teams and the Olympic Games!
The Irish FA Foundation has hosted a meeting of the EU project Sport Together in Belfast
The Irish FA Foundation has hosted a meeting in Belfast as part of a cross-European project aimed at strengthening social inclusion in divided communities.
“United for Inclusion” Events during European Week of Sport promote refugee integration
To mark this years’ European Week of Sport, partners of the Sport Inclusion (SPIN) network, in cooperation with the partners of the Sport Together project, are launching the “United for Inclusion” campaign.
European Event at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium discusses the Inclusion of Refugees through Football
In a joint initiative, the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) and the Sport Inclusion Network (SPIN) host a workshop on football as a tool for Social Inclusion of Refugees across Europe.
SPIN Refugees Public Event: Celebrating diversity and 25 years fairplay
Following a long period of Covid-19 restrictions, which made it almost impossible to have public, in-person events, there was an urgent need to present and share SPIN Refugees activities with the target groups of the project, in particular local sport clubs, refugee & migrant sport initiatives/projects and to sport media.
Call for Sport Clubs and Refugees to organize a joint event
SPIN funds “United for Inclusion” events during the European Week of Sport.
Get Involved! – New Support Grant Scheme for Refugees
SPIN Refugee project co-funds training courses for refugees and asylum seekers to obtain qualification in sport.
SPIN Refugees Project – Focus on Ukraine & Qualification of Refugees
Our EU project SPIN Refugees is more relevant than ever due to the largest European refugee movement since the Second World War.
Action research for inclusion: Migrant and refugee women in sports
Non-mainstream football clubs adapt to the particular needs of migrant and refugee women, making them feel more comfortable to participate in sport.
European Training for future Inclusive Sports Trainers
A physical training workshop on inclusive sport gathered the partner organizations of the SPIN Refugees project. The three-day train-the-trainer workshop in Zurndorf (Austria) trained participants to become Trainer Inclusive Sports. The trainers will become experts for inclusion within sports organisations. The participants practiced training and communication skills and learned how to actively acquire knowledge about inclusion.