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Ruri Famelia, Emi Tsuda, Syahrial Bakhtiar and Jacqueline D. Goodway

A world-wide pediatric obesity epidemic presents a global challenge that will require population-based initiatives involving sustainable, evidence-based programs that can be individually tailored to local conditions. In particular, developing countries such as Indonesia face new challenges and

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Chen Chen and Daniel S. Mason

simultaneously with the diffusion of sport for development and sport for development and peace programs in a variety of contexts worldwide, including developed countries ( Lyras & Welty Peachey, 2011 ; Schulenkorf, Sherry, & Rowe, 2016 ; Schulenkorf & Spaaij, 2016 ; Sherry, Schulenkorf, & Chalip, 2015

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Jack Thomas Sugden, Daryl Adair, Nico Schulenkorf and Stephen Frawley

.1177/1012690210366791 10.1177/1012690210366791 Collison , H. , & Marchesseault , D. ( 2016 ). Finding the missing voices of sport for development and peace (SDP): Using a ‘Participatory social interaction research’ methodology and anthropological perspectives within African developing countries . Sport in Society

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Emmanuel Gomes Ciolac, José Messias Rodrigues da Silva and Rodolfo Paula Vieira

Population aging is an unprecedented worldwide phenomenon that affects both developed and developing countries. 1 This aging process is changing the demographic profile of society, resulting in a need for adapting the sociopolitical system to the new reality of increasing demand for geriatric

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Diana Castaneda-Gameros, Sabi Redwood and Janice L. Thompson

the present study. As the UK and other developed countries become increasingly diverse, it is important to ensure the health and well-being of migrant groups. While some women may be comfortable in using PA services already available for older adults (e.g., walking clubs, mixed facilities), many

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David Geard, Amanda L. Rebar, Peter Reaburn and Rylee A. Dionigi

pension policy changes. In developed countries such as Australia, a significant proportion of older adults draw partial or full aged pensions for 20 or more years ( Kulik, Ryan, Harper, & George, 2014 ). To make provision of the aged pension sustainable, such countries plan to increase the age at which

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Kendra R. Todd and Kathleen A. Martin Ginis

occur with the aid of a power wheelchair, manual wheelchair, orthotics, canes, crutches, or even nothing at all. Globally, studies suggest a prevalence rate of 490–526 SCIs per million population among developed countries, and 440 per million for nondeveloped countries. The current global incidence rate

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April Henning and Jörg Krieger

reservations about the change, including those worried that focusing on professionals would stall amateur track-and-field participation in developing countries, Diack saw it differently. In his view, the IAAF was not an organization with athletes as its mission. Rather, the IAAF “is a Federation of Federations

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Pierre Lepage, Gordon A. Bloom and William R. Falcão

The World Health Organization ( 2017 ) recently estimated that over 1 billion individuals have reported a disability. Within this population, 180–220 million are youth, 80% of them living in developed countries ( United Nations, 2016 ). For example, the United States has over 5 million youth

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Jeffrey W. Kassing

their kit, FCB initiated a partnership with UNICEF that annually provided 1.5 million Euros in support of the agency devoted to improving the lives of children in developing countries. The arrangement also placed the UNICEF logo on the jersey where a corporate sponsorship might be (i.e., front and