In Mali sport for development partners ISA, Right To Play and KNVB WorldCoaches annually organize a Sport For Development week. This year, Segou was the host city and during this week a total of 75 coaches are being trained in sport for development and life skills. The focus lies on Football and Basketball, but also Frisbee was introduced as a new sport which can be played by everyone.
The theme of the week was ‘healthy lifestyle’ and the week ended with a sport festival for 500 youth in creating awareness on a healthy life skills. The trained coaches continue to provide regular sport for development activities to enhance the social development of young people in Mali.