THF academy students win gold and silver medal at local taekwondo competition

On Friday October 13, 2017, the Jordan River Taekwondo Championships took place, with many taekwondo players from all over Jordan participating. Among them, two students from THF’s Azraq refugee camp academy, Yahya Alqotany and Suliman Alahmad, also competed and [...]

Kiziba Taekwondo Academy Celebrates First 6 months of Operations

Since April 2017, the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation is running the Kiziba Taekwondo Academy together with the precious help of the Rwanda Taekwondo Federation. Now active for more than 6 months, the academy is proving to be a big success. [...]

Azraq Taekwondo Academy- A Source of Hope for Syrian Refugees

Having been implemented in April 2016, the Azraq refugee camp taekwondo academy is one of THF’s oldest ongoing projects. The camp is located 90 kilometres from the Jordanian-Syrian border and currently hosts more than 32’000 refugees, victim of the [...]

THF joins international #WithRefugees Coalition under UNHCR’s umbrella

This summer, the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation joined over 200 organisations in an international coalition under UNHCR’s guidance, to promote tolerance and respect for people forced to flee through taekwondo. Members of UNHCR’s #WithRefugee Coalition help amplify the #WithRefugees message [...]

THF concludes 2017 first semester with IOC President’s support

"Success always needs to take responsibility", declared IOC President Thomas Bach at the last meeting of the THF Board of Trustees, which took place on June 30 at the occasion of the World Taekwondo Championships 2017 in Muju, South [...]

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