Held biennially in major cities across the globe, the World University Games (WUGS) sees athletes come together to compete across numerous sports with the Summer Universiade the second largest multi-sport event after the Olympics.
And Thomas, from Tredegar in south east Wales, has pledged to dedicate herself full-time into getting in peak condition ahead of the WUGs.
It's the first time I've been selected for the WUGs.
Nonetheless, the project supports the State of Osun's six point integrated agenda for economic development and women empowerement through the creation of gender sensitive WUGs. The creation of WUGs within the Fadama in Nigeria has been a commendable step towards poverty alleviation and reduction in household food insecurity level as women contribute more to household food security status than men (Agenor et al., 2004).
(2011), and have been conducted on different aspects of Fadama project in Nigeria, a research gap exists in the area of Fadama WUGs, most especially, their accessibility to productive resources.
The dependent variable for the study was accessibility to resources among Fadama WUGs which was measured using a scale of 3 points: Not accessible (0), accessible (1) and very accessible (2).
Results in Figure 3 indicate the growing popularity of Fadama WUGs over time.
3.1.2 Types of enterprises undertaken by the members of WUGs
Held biennially in major cities across the globe, the WUGS
sees athletes come together to compete across numerous sports with the Summer Universiade the second largest multi-sport event after the Olympics.
Held biennially in major cities across the globe, the WUGS see athletes come together to compete in numerous sports, with the Summer Universiade the second-largest multi-sport event after the Olympics.
"It gives you confidence that when we get to the WUGs we'll be noticed as a Great British team, and more known on the world stage now and respected, so that's a nice thing."
The project will rehabilitate and modernize irrigation infrastructure in the CDZ and strengthen institutional capacities for improved irrigation management from the national level down to irrigation water user groups (WUGs
) at the farm level.