TAFISA

The Association for International Sport for All – TAFISA – is the leading international Sport for All organization.

TAFISA’s Vision and Mission is to achieve a sustainable Active World by globally promoting and facilitating access for every person to Sport for All and physical activity.

With a network of 260 members (mostly national Olympic committees, sport ministries, national Sport for All federations) coming from more than 160 countries worldwide, TAFISA strives make more people, more active, more often, by lobbying internationally for Sport for All, providing and coordinating programs and events, as well as networking and experience transfer platforms.

To this end, TAFISA:

  • Believes Sport for All and physical activity are basic human rights,
  • Supports the promotion and development of traditional sports and games,
  • Sees Sport for All as a major contributor to individual, social, community and national live quality,
  • Supports international exchange and education of leaders,
  • Cooperates with health, culture, education and recreation,
  • Supports diversity, inclusiveness and member development.

TAFISA assumes political leadership and provides practical programs and events, such as:

  • The TAFISA World Congresses, held every two years,
  • The TAFISA World Sport for All Games, held every four years,
  • The TAFISA Traditional Sports and Games scheme, including the TAFISA Regional TSG Centres,
  • Educational programs: the TAFISA Certified Leadership Courses and Reach Out Courses, as well as TAFISA Masters in International Sport for All Management (to start in September 2015).
  • Active Cities’ support: the TAFISA Triple AC (Active Cities, Active Communities, Active Citizens) program

For more information, please consult: www.tafisa.net