We are so pleased to announce a new target reach by ISO.
ISO is officially recognized and member of the ICCSPE!
ICSSPE is a leader of the global movement educating for sustainable quality of life for all through physical activity and sport.
The mission of ICSSPE is to:
- Integrate research to enhance physical activity and sport;
- Educate for improved quality of life and health for all people through physical activity and sport;
- Promote policies for active lifestyles, human performance and good governance in physical activity and sport.
Values & Strategic Goals
ICSSPE was founded in the late 1950s with the aims of maintaining an inclusive perspective on the different disciplines of sport, sport science and physical education, and of furthering a continuing collaboration between them. It brings together a wide range of scientific and professional organisations of various sport branches and disciplines, and creates the possibility for interdisciplinary collaboration.
In pursuance of its mission and strategic goals ICSSPE shall abide by the principles of Inclusion, Reliability, Cooperation and Equality.
The strategic goals of ICSSPE shall be to:
Encourage cooperation between scientists, policy-makers and practitioners;
Integrate research in physical activity and sport and support the application of its results;
Disseminate scientific knowledge in sport and physical activity; and
Support initiatives with aims similar to those pursued by ICSSPE.
The Executive Office is located in Berlin, Germany.
The highest decision-making body of the organisation is the General Assembly, which is made up of all ICSSPE members. The General Assembly meets every 2 years and its decisions are binding for all organs and members of ICSSPE.
The Executive Board, elected by the General Assembly, publicly represents ICSSPE and controls its business via the activities of the Executive Office staff. It is also responsible for the administration of the organisation with a focus on governance. The Executive Board meets annually.
The Development Committee, which is the strategic and scientific drive of ICSSPE, is formed by representatives from international member organisations, universities and individual members.