A leaflet introducing 'Sports Governance Observer', the tool developed to measure the state of governance in international sports organisations can now be downloaded.
Explained by the expert members of the AGGIS project, the principles behind and a description of the use of the tool are to be found in this leaflet, which also offers a draft of the Sports Governance Observer questionnaire used to define the degree of good governance within an organisation ready to fill in and use.
The full report from the Action for Good Governance in International Sport (AGGIS) is also available for download. The full length report includes a test survey on the current status of sports governance and scientific articles by the project partners explaining the fundamental dimensions of good governance in sport.
Download the full report here
You can also download individual chapters from the full report here:
- Front page and content - p. 1-5
- Preface: A step towards better governance in sport - p. 6-8
- The governance agenda and its relevance for sport: introducing the four dimensions of the AGGIS sports governance observer - p. 9-21
- Accountability and good governance - p. 22-24
- The role of the EU in better governance in international sports organisations - p. 25-37
- Implementation and compliance of good governance in international sports organisations - p. 38-55
- Compliance systems: WADA - p. 56-66
- Monitoring systems of good governance - p. 67-82
- Reassessing the Democracy Debate in Sport Alternatives to the One‐Association‐One‐Vote Principle? - p. 83-97
- Transparency - p. 98-103
- Transparent and accurate public communication in sports - p. 104-127
- The Swiss regulatory framework and international sports organisations - p. 128-132
- Sports organisations, autonomy and good governance - p. 133-150
- Limits to the autonomy of sport: EU law - p. 151-184
- Stakeholders, stakeholding and good governance in international sport federations - p. 185-189
- Good governance in International Non‐Governmental Sport Organisations: an empirical study on accountability, participation and executive body members in Sport Governing Bodies - p. 190-217
- AGGIS Sports Governance Observer - p. 218-221
- Existing governance principles in sport: a review of published literature - p. 222-240
A limited number of printed editions of the report are available for sale for DKK 250,00 + postage. To order a report please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. State number of copies, delivery address and e-mail address of the contact persons. Payment details will be forwarded to the contact person. The printed reports must be paid in advance by bank transfer.
The Action for Good Governance in International Sports Organisations’ final reports are developed by Play the Game/Danish Institute for Sports Studies, University of Leuven, Loughborough, German Sport University Cologne, Utrecht University, Swiss Graduate School of Public Administration (IDHEAP), University of Ljubljana and European Journalism Centre.