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TWENTY-FIVE NEW IOC YOUNG LEADERS JOIN THE PROGRAMME
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TWENTY-FIVE NEW IOC YOUNG LEADERS JOIN THE PROGRAMME

TWENTY-FIVE YOUNG LEADERS HAVE BEEN SELECTED BY THE IOC AS PART OF A FOUR-YEAR PROGRAMME SUPPORTED BY WORLDWIDE OLYMPIC PARTNER PANASONIC. COMING FROM 25 COUNTRIES AND FIVE CONTINENTS, THESE FUTURE LEADERS WILL BUILD SUSTAINABLE, SPORT-FOCUSED SOCIAL BUSINESSES FROM IDEATION TO FRUITION, SUPPORTED BY WEEKLY LEARNING MODULES AND LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES. Today, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) […]

SPORT FOR REFUGEES COALITION: FROM PLEDGES TO ACTIONS
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SPORT FOR REFUGEES COALITION: FROM PLEDGES TO ACTIONS

SPORT FOR REFUGEES COALITION: FROM PLEDGES TO ACTIONS At the first ever Global Refugee Forum last year, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Olympic Refuge Foundation (ORF), in close collaboration with the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), announced the creation of an unprecedented global initiative: a Sport Coalition committed to building a better world for […]

DEATH OF WALTHER TRÖGER, IOC HONORARY MEMBER
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DEATH OF WALTHER TRÖGER, IOC HONORARY MEMBER

DEATH OF WALTHER TRÖGER, IOC HONORARY MEMBER IT IS WITH GREAT SADNESS THAT THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) HAS LEARNT OF THE DEATH OF WALTHER TRÖGER, IOC HONORARY MEMBER, AT THE AGE OF 91. In addition to his invaluable contribution to the Olympic Movement internationally, Mr Tröger’s remarkable career as a sports administrator was marked […]

IOC PRESIDENT HIGHLIGHTS INCREASED ROLE OF SPORT AND SOLIDARITY IN NEW YEAR’S MESSAGE
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IOC PRESIDENT HIGHLIGHTS INCREASED ROLE OF SPORT AND SOLIDARITY IN NEW YEAR’S MESSAGE

For International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, the Olympic community has managed to turn what has been a unique and challenging 2020 into lessons and opportunities. In his New Year’s video message sent to the Olympic community today, President Bach recalls how the role of sport in different aspects of society has been strengthened […]

UTS LEAVING A LEGACY GALA & AWARDS NIGHT
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UTS LEAVING A LEGACY GALA & AWARDS NIGHT

 UTS LEAVING A LEGACY GALA & AWARDS NIGHT As the world faces life changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic, United Through Sports joined forces with over 100 organisations in 2020 to promote inclusion, equality, non-discrimination and peace for and with the youth of the world. The world’s first ever virtual youth festival was held under the patronage of the IOC, […]

United Through Sports Leaving A Legacy Awards Gala
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United Through Sports Leaving A Legacy Awards Gala

United Through Sports Leaving A Legacy Awards Gala More than 100 organizations and federations participated in the historical United Through Sports World Virtual Youth Festival 2020. While we are still finding ourselves in unprecedented times, the festival focused on promoting and nurturing: Inclusion, Non-discrimination, Equality and Peace.    The festival was granted patronage by the IOC, […]

AIMS Shares Panel 4-6 From the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival
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AIMS Shares Panel 4-6 From the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival

Today AIMS is sharing panels 4-6 from the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival. We hope you them!! PANEL 4 “MILLENNIALS FOR THE FUTURE” Guest Scene Setter: Chutinant “Nick” Bhirombhakdi, President, Paralympic Committee Thailand Panelists Miki Matheson, IPC Champion Kiera Byland, SOI Champion Mitch Gleeson, Australian Captain Gold Coast Titans PANEL 5 “SAFE-GUARDING YOUTH & PREVENTION […]

AIMS Shares Panel Discussions from the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival: Panels 1-3
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AIMS Shares Panel Discussions from the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival: Panels 1-3

Today AIMS would like to shares panels 1-3 from the UTS World Virtual Youth Festival. We hope that you enjoy and share this with your friends and athletes. PANEL 1 “INCLUSIVITY, EQUALITY & NON-DISCRIMINATION IN SPORT” Join us to hear world views on how we can encourage a more inclusive world. Guest Scene Setter: Andrew […]

Thailand Celebrates United Through Sports World Virtual Youth Festival 2020
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Thailand Celebrates United Through Sports World Virtual Youth Festival 2020

Thailand Celebrates United Through Sports World Virtual Youth Festival 2020 The official opening of the United Through Sports World Virtual Youth Festival 2020 took place in Bangkok as the host of the event in a special gala night hosted by Thailand’s IOC Member, Khunying Patama Leeswadtrakul. The Youth Festival brought together over 100 organizations in […]