Call for proposals for seven ‘bridging papers’

Call for proposals for seven ‘bridging papers’

To document the positive and negative effects that Mega Sporting Events have on children, we call for seven ‘bridging papers’ of 3-5 pages each outlining how children’s rights connect to other sectors in the context of Mega Sporting Events (MSEs). The identified...
Global Study on Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism

Global Study on Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism

On 4 November 2014 the High-Level Taskforce to end Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism announced the conduct of a Global Study on Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism. The public announcement was made at the World Travel Market in...
Thomas Carter : Child Labour and Mega Sporting Events

Thomas Carter : Child Labour and Mega Sporting Events

Thomas Carter is an anthropologist and a professor at the University of Brighton. He continues to conduct research on the embodied power relations and politics as well as sport-related labor migration. In this video, we asked him two questions related to child labour...
IOC President answered to our letter

IOC President answered to our letter

Thomas Bach, the IOC president, answered to our joint letter sent to him on the third of December 2014. Here is a small part of it...