LANGUAGE TRAINING 2024
By giving the opportunity to young people from underserved areas to learn languages through sports, the non-profit organization Planet Citizens wants to make sure that the Olympic and Paralympic Games of Paris 2024 have an impact on equal opportunities.
To prepare our territories to welcome worldwide athletes and spectators for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games .
To create opportunities for professional development and training, international mobility and job opportunities for the inhabitants of hosting the Olympic Games.
To encourage school success for youth from underserved areas.
To develop a multilingual culture.
To encourage women to practice sports.
To encourage the practice of sport of people with disability.
Our story started in 2017.
Our aim? To make a generation of Language Olympic Champions by 2024.
The members of our association are passionate about sports. They also have expertise in areas such as languages, legal issues, housing, and international volunteer program development.
We work closely with Olympic Silver medallist Sarah Ourahmoune, who is also the founder of Boxer Inside Club; Saïd Bennajem, director of Aubervilliers Boxing Beats club, Lucien Midelet, director of Rugby School at the Rugby Olympique Pantin's rugby school; Sam Berrandou, founder of Saint Denis' Lumpini Muay Thaï and Director of the Sports Office of Saint Denis.
As part of this project, we aim to develop a pedagogical method of learning with a scientific and academic team.
Anna Stevanato is Dulala's director, a resource and training center on bilinguism and multilingual education : children workshop, training, pedagogical resources.
Fabrice Jaumont is the Education attaché at the French Embassy in the United States. He is the author of The Bilingual Revolution: The Future of Education is in Two Languages.
Françoise Jezequel is Training Master in Languages and pedagogical adviser in the French Education Ministry. She wrote several English & Sports transdisciplinary exercises for school children.
Support our project
Sponsor the recruitment of an international coach in a club from an underserved area!
By funding an international volunteer, you allow young athletes from underserved areas to practice English whilst doing their favourite sport.
For a week, a month or a year, support the making of a Planet Citizens generation!