“Part of a child’s development is the right to play” – Johann Koss

Eminent Voices December 13, 2014

Johann Koss is asked about his initiative “Right To Play” and what inspired him to found his organisation. What are its methods? How can they be introduced into the school curriculum? What is his vision for education?

Johann Koss is the President and CEO of Right To Play International. He is an internationally recognized social entrepreneur who has been widely acknowledged for his work in promoting the use of sport and play as a tool for positive childhood development. He founded Right To Play in 2000, dedicating himself to growing it into an influential international non-governmental organization and a leader in the Sport for Development and Peace movement.