TAFISA Newsletter  |  August 2020
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Join us in the most inclusive and accessible 24-hour relay around the globe!

TAFISA is very excited to announce the re-launch of #worldwalkingday and we are inviting everyone to join us in something the world has never seen before!
What is it?
Global virtual relay which passes a baton through all 24 time zones of the world using any type of physical movement!
Sunday 4 October 2020 from 10am (local time)!

See our website for more info on how you can take part:
 Latest News
TAFISA Webinar - Africa Joined by 46 Participants from 16 Countries
On 31 July, the first ever TAFISA Webinar - Africa gathered 46 participants from 16 countries across the African continent. The two-hour online event enabled participants to connect, discuss and share their experiences with the COVID-19 pandemic, how it impacted their organisations and communities, and how they tackled the related challenges. | Read More...
TAFISA Webinar - Asia Successfully Gathers 45 People from 16 Countries
45 participants from 16 countries across Asia joined the first TAFISA Webinar - Asia on 7 August. For 1h30, participants were given the opportunity to discuss and exchange on how they dealt with the COVID-19 pandemic in their organisation and communities, sharing ideas and gathering valuable input from other organisations and countries.  | Read More
EU Presidency Conference: “Partnerships for physical activity and sport – Be(come) Active!”
As part of the German Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the German Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Community and the German Gymnastics Federation invite you to take part in the Online Presidency Conference to be held on 24 September 2020. | Read More...
The Deadline is Approaching! Apply to join the International Course in Sports Event Management
Deadline: 21 September
TAFISA and the Russian Olympic Committee are offering TAFISA Members a special opportunity to take a course in Sports Event Management. | Read More...
Be Featured in the TAFISA Calendar 2021!
You can be featured in the TAFISA Calendar 2021. Just follow these easy steps. Don't miss this opportunity!

1. Ensure your photograph is clear and of good quality
2. You must have owning rights of the photograph
3. Include the name of the Mission 2030 Theme your photo best represents
4. Provide your website link and social media account names
5. There is no maximum number of photographs, submit as many as you want!
6. Send your submission to*

*By sharing the photographs with TAFISA, you give TAFISA the right to use the picture for official/unofficial purposes.
You can find more news on our website.
 Upcoming Events
23-30 September - European Week of Sport, Europe
24-26 October - Smart Cities and Sport Summit, Lausanne, Switzerland
10-11 November - FAIR+ Forum, Brussels, Belgium
November - IOC Sport & Active Society Commission Meeting, Lausanne, Switzerland
4-13 December - AUSC Region 5 Youth Games and TAFISA CLC, Lesotho
25-29 March 2021 - 16th ASFAA Congress, South Korea
You can find more events on our website.
Want to share your story or event?
TAFISA is always proud to share the good work of its members with the Global Sport for All Movement.  Please send articles (in English) and pictures of programmes or events you want to share to
TAFISA Family Day - Share Your Good Work With the World!
How does it work?
  • Fill and send us the Family Day form
  • Send us a picture(s) of the programme or event you want to share and promote
  • TAFISA will publish it across its social media platforms, sharing your good work with the whole world

Download the entry form (#TAFISAFamilyDay form), complete it and return it along with photos to to participate!

 What you can do
Apply for Patronage
If your organisation will host a Sport for All event you have the opportunity to apply for TAFISA patronage.
TAFISA Mission 2030
Read and Support TAFISA's Mission 2030 for a better world through Sport for All!

Learn more:
TAFISA Mission 2030
Introduce Certified Leadership Courses (CLCs) or Reach Out Day to your country
TAFISA Certified Leadership Courses in Sport for All and Reach out Day were developed to train and qualify national Sport for All leaders around the globe. Learn more:
CLCsReach Out
c/o Commerzbank / Filiale Höchst
Hostatostraße 2
D-65929 Frankfurt am Main
Tel: +49 (0) 69 973 935 990
Fax: +49 (0) 69 973 935 995
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