"Our mission is to encourage increased opportunities and positive change for women and girls at all levels of involvement of sport and physical activity"
WomenSport International (WSI)
was formed in 1994 to meet the challenge of ensuring that sport and physical activity receive the attention and priority they deserve in the lives of women and girls. The main purpose of WSI is to serve as an umbrella organization that can bring about positive change for girls and women. Our advocacy is strongly based on current research.
May 30, 2019 – IWG, WSI and IAPESGW have today written to the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) to express our great disappointment in the decision taken by IAAF to restrict testosterone levels in female runners.More
Congratulations to the following women who were elected by acclamation to fill the open positions of Officers and Advisory Board for the term of March 1 2019 to August 1, 2022. More
March 14, 2019 – At the 2019 United Nations CSW Session, Women in Sport Aotearoa New Zealand’s Prof. Sarah Leberman presented on ‘Sustainable Infrastructure Creation for Gender Equality in Sport and Physical Activity for Girls and Women’More
Nov 30, 2018: It is time for elections, and WSI is seeking nominations. WSI offers you the chance to contribute to improving gender equality in sport by helping lead research-informed international policy contributions, and working for the benefit of girls and women around the world.More