November 15, 2017

The Marseille Declaration

What is the Marseille Declaration? The Marseille Declaration represents a global social change movement supported by UNESCO, and promoted by the UNESCO Chair and its signatories. […]
November 6, 2017

UFIT Participant Testimonial

 Meet Michelle from Westpark Fitness, Ireland Today we would like to share with you the testimonial of a UFIT participant. Michelle participated for 12 weeks in […]
September 18, 2017

Celebrate your success! – Reflecting on program evaluation

A guest post by Dr. Jennifer Leo, Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Chair IT Tralee Share impact stories with others! In a quest to share all of the […]
August 25, 2017

I want to engage with UFIT, what should I do?

Universal Fitness Innovation & Transformation (UFIT) is a movement for social change that aims to ‘inclusivize’ the fitness industry by connecting health clubs; with local disability […]
July 19, 2017

Supporting Autonomy: How can I help?

A guest post by Dr. Jennifer Leo, Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Chair IT Tralee We continue with the series of posts “What does it mean to participate?”. […]
July 11, 2017

What does it mean to participate? Supporting Autonomy

A guest post by Dr. Jennifer Leo, Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Chair IT Tralee What does it mean to be autonomous? Back in May I had a […]
May 17, 2017

What does it mean to participate? Fostering belongingness

A guest post by Dr. Jennifer Leo, Postdoctoral Researcher, UNESCO Chair IT Tralee Meaningful participation for people with disabilities When someone starts a new fitness program […]
January 31, 2017

UFIT pilots in the USA & Ireland

Let’s get UFIT started! In the last months of 2016, the UFIT Global Team was working hard in the coordination and development of the UFIT programme […]