Barbara L. Drinkwater

One of WSI’s founding members Barbara L. Drinkwater, Ph.D., FACSM, and the only woman who has received WSI’s honorary award (2013), passed away peacefully on Monday, September 30 in Gold Canyon, Arizona.More

UNESCO LAUNCH FEASIBILITY STUDY

Launch of Feasibility Study for Global Observatory on Women and Sport
Sept 27, 2019 – UNESCO – A Feasibility Study on the establishment of a Global Observatory for Women, Sport, Physical Education and Physical Activity was launched officially on 26 September 2019 in Geneva, SwitzerlandMore

UN COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN 2019

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

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR WSI BOARD

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

HISTORIC BASKETBALL APPOINTMENT FOR VALLÉE

In a move being heralded as ground-breaking for the advancement of women in the near-exclusive male bastion of professional sports management, the 43-year-old was introduced on Thursday as both the general manager and head coach of the Hamilton Honey Badgers [Ontario, Canada].More