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World Sport Ministers Conference (MINEPS V)

Date: 28 May 2013  - 30 May 2013  
Location: Berlin, Germany

Ministers, senior government officials from all UNESCO Member States and representatives from non-governmental organizations will gather in Berlin (Germany) from 28 to 30 May 2013 at the 5th International Conference of Ministers and Senior Officials Responsible for Physical Education and Sport (MINEPS V), together with key stakeholders of the sporting world, to tackle the most pressing challenges in international sport policies and to make action-oriented recommendations.

The following key themes have been proposed by UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Committee for Physical Education and Sport (CIGEPS):

  • Access to Sport as a Fundamental Right for All (access of women and girls; inclusion of persons with disabilities)
  • Promoting Investment in Sport and Physical Education Programmes (promoting quality physical education; sport mega events and their sustainability)
  • Preserving the Integrity of Sport (commitment to the values of sport and the fight against match fixing, illegal betting, doping and corruption in sport)


The Conference is co-organized by the German Government, represented by the Federal Ministry of the Interior (BMI) and UNESCO, with the support of the International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE).

Contact:

Mr Karl-Heinz Schneider
Head of Division SP2: EU and International Sport Matters
Head of the MINEPS Project Group
Federal Ministry of the Interior
Phone: +49 228 99 681 3187
Email: PGMINEPS@bmi.bund.de

Mr Alexander Schischlik
Team Leader
Anti-Doping and Sport Programme
UNESCO
Phone: +33 1 45 68 43 87
Email: a.schischlik@unesco.org

Mr Detlef Dumon
Executive Director
International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education
Phone: +49 30 311 02 32 10
Email: ddumon@icsspe.org

For further inquiries please contact
ICSSPE
Hanns-Braun-Strasse
Friesenhaus II
14053 Berlin
Germany
Phone: +49 30 311 02 32 10
Fax: +49 30 311 02 32 29
Email: icsspe@icsspe.org

Further information is available on the website.


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