The WWAG is committed and implementing policies to ensure the purpose of Safety policy is to ensure a safe and positive environment within WWAG programs, activitiesand events, by making all Individuals aware that there is an expectation of appropriate behavior, consistent with the values of WWAG, at all times.
WWAG is is also committed to providing an environment in which all Individuals are treated with respect. Further, WWAG supports equal opportunity and prohibits discriminatory practices. Members of WWAG and participants in WWAG’s programs and activities are expected to conduct themselves at all times in a manner consistent with the values of WWAG that include fairness, integrity, open communication and mutual respect.
The aim of the WWAG Safe Sport Policy is to promote good practice, provide athletes of all ages with appropriate safety and protection whilst involved in the activities of the IWWF, and to allow staff and volunteers to make informed and confident responses to specific safeguarding and athlete/child protection issues.