National Sports Governance Observer

  • 16.11.2018 /
    Play the Game’s launch event of two reports mapping governance in national and international sport showed broad consensus that many of sport’s governance reforms so far have not been substantial enough to have real effect.
  • Photo: Thomas Søndergaard/Play the Game
    12.11.2018 /
    New research shows that main international sports federations still lag within essential governance areas and indicates that public pressure and independent monitoring are essential for improving sports governance.
  • Photo: Colourbox
    12.11.2018 /
    A new and groundbreaking study maps governance standards in national sports federations across Europe. The report reveals significant shortcomings in many sports based on a new measuring tool, ‘The National Sports Governance Observer’.
  • Photo: Visit Flanders/Flickr
    25.10.2018 /
    The Head of the Athletics Integrity Unit, Brett Clothier, and ARD journalist Hajo Seppelt are among the international speakers when Play the Game reveals new data on sports governance in Europe and beyond on 13 November in Leuven, Belgium. New details on the programme are now released.
  • Photo: Play the Game
    03.10.2018 /
    There was broad debate about good governance in Danish sport when the results of a European survey were presented at a seminar for Danish sports. The seminar proved that there is a great interest in promoting good leadership, but also different attitudes as to how it should be effectuated.
  • Photo: Colourbox
    26.09.2018 /
    Save the date: On Tuesday 13 November, international experts and keynote speakers will launch and discuss new data on European and international sports governance at a seminar in Leuven, Belgium. Join the event for free.
  • Photo: Mihai Dragnea
    04.09.2018 /
    With a new and strengthened focus on good governance in sport, researchers and federations hope to take Romanian sport to a new level. This was the outcome after a seminar on good governance in national sports organisations held in Bucharest.
  • 28.08.2018 /
    How well is Danish sports doing in terms of good governance? A number of distinct profiles from inside and outside of sports will try to answer this question at a Danish seminar hosted by Play the Game in collaboration with the Danish FA on 18 September.

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