Trainer Yumon Masri in Dubai
PS4L Skills4Life Trainer Yumon Masri is within the conversation! From 12:00pm to 2:15pm Dubai Time
Today will be session 4 titled Women’s Leadership in Sports.
- Case study conversation - Invest in women: leveraging sport for development for women's
leadership. How a sport for development program with a focus on women, based around the
male-dominated sport of rugby league, resulted in more women in leadership roles and helped
create male champions in the sport and in broader society.
- Host: Joanna Lester, Team Up (the Australian Government's sport for development program
in the Asia-Pacific)
- Dr Emma Sherry, Swinburne University (Australia)
- Cathy Neap, National Rugby League (NRL) in Papua New Guinea
- Ben Howard, Team Up
- Case study conversation - Football United's Sportswomen for Change leadership program
fosters strong links, inclusion and cross-cultural interactions. This case study will demonstrate the
powerful role that Australian and Arab women leaders in sport can have in creating innovative
solutions that contribute to achieving the sustainable development goals.
- Host: Assmaah Helal, Creating Chances, Football United
- Haneen AI Khatib, giz Sport for Development project in Jordan
- Yumon Masri, Palestine Sport for Life
- Afaf Ayache, Creating Chances, Football United