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Child Abuse in Sports

Project CARE (Census of Athlete Rights Experiences) aims to ensure that the rights of child athletes are respected throughout world sport. The project is a collaboration between World Players Association, its affiliates and Loughborough University.  WE BELIEVE THAT PLAYERS ARE PEOPLE FIRST AND ATHLETES SECOND.LIKEWISE, CHILD ATHLETES ARE CHILDREN FIRST, ATHLETES SECOND. During the months of December 2019 – […]

Letter to The Premier League re Saudi Arabia PIB takeover of Newcastle United

Mr Richard MastersChief ExecutiveThe Premier League57 North Wharf RoadLondon W2 1 HQ 20 April 2020 Dear Mr Masters, Re: Saudi Arabia PIB takeover of Newcastle United I am writing to you about the proposed acquisition of Newcastle United Football Club (NUFC) by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund. I want to draw your attention to the […]

Sport’s COVID-19 Response Should Include All Athletes

Sport & Rights Alliance, World Players Urge Transparency, Rights in Decisions (Nyon, Switzerland, March 20, 2020) — The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and global sport organizations have a responsibility to demonstrate the highest standards of transparency, consultation and citizenship as the world addresses the COVID-19 pandemic, the Sport and Rights Alliance (SRA) and the World Players Association […]