Non-profit organization Planet Citizens - Language Training 2024 recruits and supports European volunteer coaches. Based in Paris region disadvantaged areas' sports clubs and schools, they assist French coaches sports teacher and get our athletes and pupils to learn languages during and outside training.
Thanks to the financial support of the National Centre for Sport Development (CNDS) , Planet Citizens conducts a pilot project in partnership with Boxing Beats (Aubervilliers, 93), Boxer Inside Club (Paris 13), Lumpini Muay Thai (Saint Denis, 93) and Rugby Olympique Pantin (93).
These clubs will welcome and host international coaches as part of the 'service volontaire européen' volunteer program. They will work closely with volunteers and employees of our association to develop teaching methods to learn languages through sport. The social impact of theses methods is measured and ultimately aims at being used widely.
The non-profit organization Planet Citizens - Language Training 2024 commits to Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympics Games objectives which are to create an impact on professional insertion, talents' valorisation, and the promotion of social diversity and equal opportunities.
By enhancing the practice of languages to young people from underserved neighbourhood via their favourite sports, we are creating a generation of Olympic Languages Champions!