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MISSION:

  • Promote, support and control the establishment of the annual and legacy projects of the Zonal Associations, Small Countries Division and National Federations in collaboration with their respective economic and political authorities and dedicated to the development of all levels of Volleyball and Beach Volleyball in their country or region irrespective of gender or ability.

  • Establish and promote the availability of all development tools and technical materials necessary to deliver development projects (management models, strategies, specific documentation, evaluation and control tools, teaching modules and courses and technical seminars).

  • Collaborate and support the CEV President, Executive Committee, Board of Administration, Administrative Director and any other responsible person or group nominated by the CEV President, Board of Administration or Administrative Director for the continued evaluation of the feasibility, consistence and efficiency of the projects submitted to the European Confederation.

  • Develop and adapt the CEV Development Plan 2020 Vision under the leadership of the CEV President, Executive Committee, Board of Administration, Administrative Director to ensure the objectives, the budget, the planning and the resources of the Development Plan 2020 Vision are met.

  • Supervise and control the creation and management of the CEV Regional Development Centers ensuring there is a legacy of education and development of all levels of Volleyball and Beach Volleyball in all parts of Europe.

OBJECTIVES:
  • Increase regional based events to promote participation level Volleyball with a focus on the participation of young people age 9 to 14 by educating administrators, coaches, referees, leaders and creating opportunities for fans to follow players, clubs and national teams by using electronic & written media outputs.

  • Stimulate the future generation of “CEV Stars” by developing a “CEV Volleyball Stars of today program. Using these Stars of today to inspire the “CEV Stars of Tomorrow” by promoting the sporting, educational and social values of Volleyball.

  • Focus the National Federations on the work of the forming sustainable clubs ensuring their collaboration with their respective national federation in order to develop the CEV Volleyball Stars of Tomorrow.

  • Work with Zonal Associations, Small Countries Division and National Federations to develop an access to all program in their Region or Country in line with the CEV Development Plan 2020 Vision and the exchange of documents and educational materials related to all Volleyball development programs so that best practice is shared throughout Europe.

  • Support the Zonal Associations, Small Countries Division and National Federations in the establishment of their development plans prior to the submission to the CEV.

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News

Portugal hosts Beach Volleyball Festival with long-lasting legacy
News from the National Federations
Matosinhos, Portugal, July 24, 2014. One of the main goals set for this year’s CEV Youth Beach Volleyball Summer Festivals is to gather as many young people as possible and inspire the next generation of Beach Volleyball players. This goal was
Youth Camp at RDVC Luxembourg a milestone for Volleyball development
News from the National Federations
Luxembourg, July 22, 2014. 38 young players from six different countries and seven coaches representing as many as five different nations joined a memorable Youth Volleyball Camp organised by the FIVB/CEV Regional Volleyball Development Centre (RVDC)
Armenia’s youngsters learn more about Beach Volleyball and fair play
News from the National Federations
Sevan, Armenia, July 21, 2014. One of 13 CEV Youth Beach Volleyball Summer Festivals on schedule this year was held on July 20 on the shores of the Lake Sevan, Armenia. The event was joined by around 80 young players as well as by their coaches from
Volleyball development activity begins on the streets of Yerevan
News from the National Federations
Yerevan, Armenia, July 16, 2014. The newest member of the Eastern European Volleyball Zonal Association (EEVZA) celebrated its newfound status by launching its new development initiative “Street Volley 2014”. The capital city of Yerevan saw
First speaker at the Coaches Seminar organised by the FIVB/CEV Regional Volleyball Development Centre – Copenhagen confirmed
News from the National Federations
Copenhagen, Denmark, July 15, 2014. The first international speaker for the inspirational and educational trip to the World Championships in Poland, 4 - 8 September 2014 is confirmed. The former head coach of Finland’s men’s national team