Partners & Stakeholders

Partners & Stakeholders

TAFISA is well recognized in the family of international and national organizations in the fields of sports, sciences, culture and politics. This includes official recognition by, and active cooperation with, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), United Nations (UN), United Nations Education, Science and Culture Organisation (UNESCO) and the World Health Organisation (WHO). TAFISA also enjoys working relationships with other international bodies, including ICSSPE and others. More detail on TAFISA’s partnerships is given below.

International Olympic Committee (IOC)

TAFISA and the IOC share a long standing cooperation emphasised by the IOC’s official recignition of TAFISA, the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the two organisations for the further development of selected TAFISA programs, and TAFISA’s seat on the IOC Sport for All Commission.

United Nations Education, Science and Culture Organisation (UNESCO)

TAFISA and UNESCO have been active partners for many years, highlighted by TAFISA’s seats on the Permanent Consultive Council (PCC) and International Committee for Physical Education and Sport (CIGEPS). UNESCO have also been patron to many TAFISA events.

International Council of Sports Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE)

TAFISA Secretary General, Mr Wolfgang Baumann, is a Board Member of ICSSPE which highlights the strong and positive relationship between the two organisations. ICSSPE has also been patron to many TAFISA events.

World Health Organisation (WHO)

TAFISA and the WHO enjoy mutually beneficial working relationship, currently being strengthened by the cooperation between TAFISA’s Triple AC program and WHO Europe’s Healthly Cities program.

Champion of Designed to Move.

Designed To Move is a global physical activity agenda for international, national and local change-makers to make physical activity a priority in all the places people work, learn, live, travel and play.