100 Days Until the Tohoku Youth Leadership Camp

March 2 ~ 15th 2015

We are pleased to announce that the United Nations Office on Sport for Development and Peace will be hosting the 2nd Youth Leadership Camp in Japan in collaboration with the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology (MEXT). Jigoro Kano Memorial International Sport Institute will be operating on behalf of MEXT.

This Camp will invite youth leaders from the Asia and Africa region for two weeks to gain leadership skills and utilize sports as a tool for peace and development. In January of 2014, this Camp was hosted in Tokyo inviting 30 participants from the Asia region. The 2nd Youth Leadership Camp will be hosted in the Tohoku region of Japan during March 2nd and 25th of 2015. Through this 2nd Camp, we hope to be utilizing sports as a catalyst in the disaster struck area as well as demonstrating the use of sports in international development within the country and beyond.

The details of the Camp are as below:

UNOSDP Youth Leadership Camp in Tohoku
Dates: March 2 - 15, 2015
Location: Greenpia Iwanuma (1-1; Iwanuma, Miyagi JAPAN 989-2455)

For more information, please visit the links below:

YLC TOKYO 2014 video

UNOSDP YLC 2014 Tokyo Final Report
c/o Japan Sport Olympic Square, 4-2 Kasumigaoka-machi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0013 Japan
Tel: +81 (0)3 5790 9656 / Fax: +81 (0)3 5790 9657