Event 03 December 2015  – 10:00 – 12:00 – Humanitarium, 19 Avenue de la Paix 1202 Geneva Switzerland –

 

As part of the Day for All campaign, come and join us on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities for a passionate exchange on sports and disability, featuring live testimonies and experience on the deeper benefits of sport for individuals and society.

 

Facilitator

Tanya Bennett, deputy ambassador, Australian Permanent Mission, Geneva

Panelists

  • Ian Martin, head of Disability Cricket, England and Wales Cricket Board
  • Jess Markt, coach, the Afghanistan men’s and women’s national wheelchair basketball teams
  • Iris Hugo Bouvier, football and social responsibility, UEFA
  • Hervé Bernard, Head of the Inclusion Unit, Handicap International
  • Claude Tardif, head of the physical rehabilitation unit, ICRC and member of the board, ICRC Special Fund for the Disabled

 

The event starts at 10:30. Coffee will be served from 10:00.

The venue is wheelchair accessible. Should you need special assistance, please contact the Humanitarium.

 

Register to the International Day of Persons with Disabilities – “Sports and disability”

 

https://www.icrc.org/en/event/sport-disability-international-day-persons-disabilities-day-for-all