Our events in 2019

Every year, the Think tank Sport and Citizenship organises workshops, conferences and round tables gathering stakeholders and policymakers in sport. Disclaimer: This is a forward program; modification can be added throughout the year.


  • 16 January: Conference: « Employment, a lever to maximize the place of sport in society» organised in partnership with the Profession Sport and Entertainment National Federation and CoSMoS Read the article (French) / Pictures


  • 14-15 February : Kick-off FIRE : New Project FIRE on the integration of refugees by football – Bruxelles. Read the article
  • 21-22 February : PACTE Project Workshop 2 : Active Education, organised with PACTE members – Berlin Pictures
  • Journal 45 : Sport and Employment Read the journal



  • 3 April : Breakfast – debate, Sport and Ethics – Paris. 
  • 12 April : General Meeting of Sport and Citizenship. Pictures


  • 22 may : 4th conference of “Parlement du Sport”, organised by french MP’s Cedric Roussel, François Cormier-Bouligeon and Belkir Belhaddad
  • 24 may: Roundtable Employment in sport, organised in partnership with the region Centre Val-de-Loire, at CREPS of Bourges
  • 25 may: Gala match “Sport and Refugies” organised by the Kraainem Football Club
  • 27 may: Sport as a means of empowering women and girls, organised as part of our annual theme on accessibility in sport. Town hall of Paris. Pictures / Read the Article 
  • Publication of the book : “Sport as a means of empowering women and girls all over the worldby Marie-Cécile Naves, in partnership with the CHANEL Foundation. Click here


  • Journal 46 : Gender and Sport, published as part of our annual theme on accessibility in sport. Read the Journal
  • 17-24-26 june: Meeting on social impact of men’s rugby world cup 2023 in France animated by Sport and Citizenship
    • Lille : 17 june
    • Marseille : 24 june
    • Toulouse : 26 june
    • Nantes : 27 june
  • 21 June: PACTE Project Workshop 2 : Active Mobility, organised with PACTE members – Berlin (Physical Activity Throughout Society). – Brussels (Belgium)
  • 26 june : Infoday on the “Erasmus + Sport” programmes towards the Pays de la Loire region’s stakeholders, organised at IFEPSA in Angers
  • 27-28 june: FIRE: Steering committee – Paris


  • 14 September : Sedan Club Monvilliers project’s presentation
  • 13 September : Educathon on the future of sport, organised during the ANESTAPS forum Pictures
  • 24 September :Info day on European funding: Sport and Citizenship hosted this meeting organised by the CNOSF and the Ministry of Sports
  • 26-27 September : FIRE : 1st International conference steering committee in Glasgow, (Scotland)
  • 27 September : Conference Active Girls lead : Conference on the sidelines of the run  “She runs”, it’s organized by the ISF, Sport and Citizenship is a partner of this event – Brussels (Belgium)


  • Journal 47 : Sport and Refugees, published as part of our annual theme on accessibility in sport. Work in progress
  • 4 October : PACTE Project Workshop 2 : Active Mobility, 4th workshop of project, co-organised with ECF –  Brussels (Belgium)
  • 4-5 October : Sport Up Summit : Sport and Citizenship took part in a round table dedicated to sport innovation. Font-Romeu (France)
  • 10 October : Round table : “Sportives et entrepreneures” : Julian Jappert animated this round table – La Rochelle (France)
  • Policy Lunch #3 : Sport and Citizenship will invite its members at its 3rd policy lunch about the sport policy of the Finnish Presidency of the European Union


  • 21 November : Departmental meetings Sport and Citizenship : organised by the Departmental Committee 44 in partnership with Sport and Citizenship – Work in progress
  • 21 November : BeInclusive Awards : Our President Laurent Thieule will host this evening organized by the Sport Unit of the European Commission
  • 28 November : 1st meeting of the territorial network of active and sporting cities – CNVAS : Sport and Citizenship is partner of the European event.


  • 3 Décember : Regional consultative conference of the Pays de la Loire region : Sport and Citizenship organize this annual conference – Work in progress – Nantes (France)
  • 12 December : FIRE : 1st International conference steering committee in- Bucharest, (Romania)

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