• Polona Fonda

Join our webinar ‘’Sport, mental health and well-being for #BEACTIVE citizens’’

Updated: Sep 14, 2021

ENGSO and The European Lotteries (EL) invite you to the webinar ‘’Sport, mental health and well-being for #BEACTIVE citizens’’ on 27 September 2021.

Discussions will focus on best practices and actions implemented by our respective Members at national and local level to promote well-being and mental health through sport and physical activity.

Date: September 27, 11:00 -12:30 CET

Platform: Zoom

Organisers: ENGSO & The European Lotteries (EL)


11:00: Opening – ENGSO and The European Lotteries (EL) introduction and welcoming

Stefan Bergh, President of ENGSO, and Hansjörg Höltkemeier, President of The European Lotteries (tbc)

11:10: SPIRIT - Presentation of the project outcome and how this could facilitate the active/healthy lifestyle of people at grassroots level – SPIRIT researcher

Rachel May, ENGSO

11:25: Sport as a vehicle to promote mental health and being active among people

with a migrant background – the experience from SPIRIT partners (Belgium)

Gijs Vercoutere, Minor Ndako, and Wim Poelmansfrom, The Flemish Athletics Federation

11:45: What is the role of young people in a healthy lifestyle and mental health