Panel Discussion: Sport

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How can participation in sport create unity and support young people through challenging times?

• Nana Badu, Badu Sports (panel chair)
• Navjeet Sira, Change Foundation
• Young Londoners from Badu Sports and Change Foundation
• Javaun Bance, Mayor of London’s Peer Outreach Worker

This panel will discuss the benefits to health and wellbeing of participating in sport and activities. Panellists will talk about the challenges faced during COVID-19 and experiences of inequality and issues raised through the Black Lives Matter movement. They will explore how physical activity can be a powerful tool to break down racial barriers, help young people reach their potential and build strong and positive relationships with others to support them through challenging times.

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