The Netherlands Institute for Sport and Physical Activity (NISB) is a knowledge and innovation institute. Its mission is to promote sport and physical activities and to contribute to health, participation and well-being by encouraging an active lifestyle. NISB works with a range of different partners to develop and implement effective and efficient interventions. Read more
Sports and physical activity supports the improvement of social skills, contacts and cooperation and has a positive effect on social inclusion of migrant youth. Data reveals rising inequalities in physical activity between EU-countries. Transnational collaboration in networks bridges these differences by promoting synergy and exchanging knowledge and experience.
The Netherlands Institute for Sport and Physical Activity (NISB) and hosting municipality Enschede are hosting the 23rd TAFISA World Congress from October 23-27, 2013. TAFISA, the Association for International Sport for All, is the leading international Sport for All organisation, focusing on the promotion of Sport for All.