8- 9 July 2022 Ragazze nel Pallone festival in Padua, Italy, we presented the EWSE themes, inclusiveness, accessibility, visibility of women’s sports events, we involved female athletes
A network of women sport events in Europe can enhance their positive social, economic and cultural impacts on women in sport, increasing the sustainability of these events and using the potential of Mass Participation Sporting Events beyond the events themselves to boost the role of women in sport as a factor of change.
Our aims is Promote a European network of women sport festivals and events to create an innovative networking model that can boost equality in sport leadership, visibility and representation of women sport, promoting accessibility for all and environmental sustainability as key assets.
Analyse and map social, economic, cultural barriers for women sport events and festivals to reach the same economic impact as well as media attention, enhancing cooperation and networking among European sports stakeholders;
Promote a quality network for training and mutual support among professional women in sport and young women willing to become sport events manager and promoters, in a logic of cooperation, mentoring and scaling up capacities, impacts and networking;
Promote a new narrative for women’s role in sport, valorising women’s leadership to enhance the general quality of European sport events and their positive impacts beyond the event itself;
To kick start efforts on environmentally aware and accessible for all sports events, valorising a women perspective and promoting tools for organizers and participants;
Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA) supports people with physical disabilities to live active, equal and independent lives. Irish Wheelchair Association Sport (IWA-Sport) is a leading National
EWSE first partner meeting in person took place in Vienna, at VIDC headquarter, on the 13 and 14 of December. We shared the outcomes of