Sport  Jordan Project #4407

Olympian Emily Cook Empower Children Through Sport

by Right to Play USA

Summary

Right To Play uses sport and play programs to improve health, teach basic life skills, and develop peace and conflict resolution abilities for children and communities.

$1,230
total raised
26
donors
0
monthly donors
8
years

Challenge

With over 2 million refugees living in Jordan, Right To Play’s programs promote the development of life skills, including leadership, fair play and conflict resolution. Programs provide opportunities for youth to act as the primary agents of change.

Solution

Through sport and games, Right To Play programs will provide physical and psychosocial health activities, encourage opportunities for youth leadership and participation, while increasing the awareness of child rights in refugees

Long-Term Impact

Programs help children build their confidence and self-esteem, it creates trust between opposing parties and advances the healing process. It creates of culture of peace, helps build positive friendships and creates a sense of community

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).

Resources

http:/​/​righttoplayusa.org
Annual Report
Emily Cook Homepage

Organization Information

Right to Play USA

Location: New York, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.righttoplay.com
Right to Play USA
Project Leader:
Doreen Mullady
New York , NY United States

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