International Sports Federation for Catholic Schools
FISEC as an organisation has one executive body, the FISEC Bureau and two permanent commissions, the Commission Technique Internationale (CTI – International Technical Committee) and the Commission Internationale de Réflection Pédagogique et Pastorale (CIRPP – International Committee of Educational and Pastoral Reflection). Futhermore FISEC has 14 member countries.
Our MembersClick for the list of member countries and their schoolsport organisations.
Bureau Exécutif, for the period 2022 – 2026:
Lies Janssen (the Netherlands) – President
Marie Guyon (France) – Statutory Secretary
Cor Weerts (the Netherlands) – Treasurer
Leonard Falzon (Malta) – Vice President
Zsolt Vazul (Hungary) – Vice President
Herman Van Driessche (Flanders) – Member, president CTI
Didier Dias (France) – Member, president CIRPP
The mandate of the Bureau members is for a period of 4 years. In 2026 there will be elections again. Bureau members can be re-elected. Members are elected ‘à titre personnel’ and should have the nationality of one of the FISEC member countries. The Bureau meets 3 times per annum and:
directs the Federation in accordance with its Statutes and the guidelines set by the General Assembly;
maintains connections with other international organisations;
submits to the General Assemby, the various reports, results of studies and deliberations of its commissions.
The Commission Technique Internationale (CTI), for the period 2022 – 2026
develop the regulations of sporting competitions and ensure their implementation at international games;
advise the host countries;
ensure the quality of sport and logistics during the FISEC Games;
give expert advice on technical matters.
The Commission Internationale de Réflection Pédagogique et Pastorale (CIRPP), for the period 2022 – 2026
CIRPP President: Didier Dias (France)
Secretary: Jane Kappers (the Netherlands)
Advisor: Gert Van Damme (Flanders)
The CIRPP distinguishes FISEC from other sporting events around the world in that it gives FISEC a Christian and cultural identity. It seeks to promote fair play, human values and cultural exchanges during the games.
During the FISEC Games the CIRPP develops and is responsible for: