The research section contains the main research related outputs of the project. It will contain the framework of analysis report which will include the methodological framework of the project and, in particular, the methodology for the carrying out the survey, for collecting good practices and for designing and implementing Pilot programmes. The report will be available free of charge on the SW-UP Platform together with the methodological framework of analysis and will contribute to producing/improving knowledge on participatory approaches, tools and methodologies that can be used in analysing barriers and opportunities for women in practicing outdoor sports/physical activity.
The section will equally contain the survey report that will provide in-depth knowledge on the following issues:
1.When, how and where people and, in particular women, practice outdoor sports/physical activity;
2.Barriers to women’s participation in outdoor sports/physical activity, with a particular focus to those related to the quality of the urban environment
3.Factors incentivising women’s participation in outdoor sports/physical activity
4.Preliminary recommendations on how to incentivise women’s participation in outdoor sports/physical activity, with a particular focus on issues related to the creation of women friendly urban environments for such sports