The ITTF Foundation showcased how to use table tennis for positive social change through engaging and creative activities at Munich on a Path to the Future 1972–2022–2072, a series of events commemorating the 1972 Munich Olympic Games.
The ITTF Foundation has launched a series of training in two refugee establishments in Leipzig, Germany. The eight-week training session is the pilot of a potential long-term project aiming to bring fun and physical activities to those seeking safety in a country that they have not yet called home.
The 8th World Table Tennis Day has seen 321 physical events across five continents and a 24-hour live stream. Thanks to our worldwide Promoters and event organisers, we have demonstrated the power of table tennis in bringing #PeaceOnTheTable this April.
Together with other 17 international sport organisations, the signatories seek to contribute to the objectives of key European and International policy papers. Additionally, to strive to create opportunities and easy, safe, and inclusive access to participation in Sport for All, including health-enhancing physical activities and physical education at all levels.
Sustainability and scalability are two essential aspects of most social and field initiatives. As the founder of Asoba Foundation, Somuah runs the EduDrive Table Tennis project in Ofankor and Kweikuma Communities, Ghana. Together with the partner association NK Foundation, the duo seeks to establish EduDrive as the ground zero for similar projects and expand it across borders.
#TableTennisUnited, the fundraising campaign powered by ITTF Foundation and sponsored by ITTF and WTT has extended its support to the Ukrainian table tennis community, ensuring the training opportunity and sponsoring players to participate in international tournaments.
The ITTF Foundation, the Paralympic Committee of Slovenia and Slovenian Table Tennis Association joined forces to bring ten Ukrainian players plus their managers and a coach to the ITTF Slovenia Para Open 2022.
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