World Leisure Organization

Global Leisure Debate on June 9th, 2022

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on June 7, 2022 - 11:52am

Global Leisure Debate – Responses to Challenges on Leisure, Mental Health and Well-Being.

WLO is inviting you to meet in an online space for brokering ideas, stimulating debate, and offering creative solutions to the leisure field. On this occasion, and for this topic, we will count on three exceptional international speakers to address the challenges identified in the professional sector. 

Leisure Matters Panel

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on March 31, 2022 - 6:31pm

In celebration of World Leisure Day 2022, the World Leisure Centre of Excellence at Vancouver Island University would like to invite you to join our panelists in discussing relevant leisure-related themes:
Leisure Matters – Does it Really Matter?
Recognition – Is Leisure Really on the Political Agenda?
Community Cohesion and Leisure Careers – Do they align?

Date: April 14th, 2022 | 9:00 to 10:30 AM PDT

WL Youth Ambassadors Contest 2022

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on March 10, 2022 - 1:25pm

The World Leisure Youth Ambassadors’ Network is inviting young people from all over the world to introduce their skills in art, hobbies and volunteering within a worldwide contest.

If you are a painter, draw pictures, record short films, work as a coach or volunteer, helped people in need, or participated in an environmental project, then you can apply to become the:


Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on March 9, 2022 - 7:39pm

The World Leisure Organization (WLO) is opening the call for the editor-in-chief for the period 2022-2024. As the official journal of the World Leisure Organisation (WLO), the purpose of the World Leisure Journal is to stimulate and communicate research, theory, and critical thought in regard to all forms of leisure.

Meet a Professional Around the World

Submitted by Vanessa Moraes on March 30, 2021 - 9:17am

The World Leisure Organization offers online forums on leisure-related matters (theories and practices) for interested young people, with invited leading scholars and professionals from around the world.

The online forums are free and are scheduled for about one hour. (45 min. of presentation + 15 min. of Q&A).

*Regular participants (at least 6 times) will get a certificate of attendance by WLO.

Upcoming “Meet a Professional Around the World” series as follows: