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“Let’s Build Peace Through Sport Together”

“Let’s Build Peace Through Sport Together”

In late October 2011, several Heads of State were gathered in Monaco for the 5th Peace and Sport International Forum. On that occasion, many presidents and delegates have expressed their wish to consolidate peace through sport in their country and worldwide. For instance, H.E. Gjorge Ivanov, President of theFormer Yugoslavia Republic of Macedonia, affirmed that “Sport promotes reconciliation, especially in multi-ethnic, multi-religious and multi-lingual societies. Sustainable peace and development implies a world with responsible individuals as part of responsible societies that encourage pro-active behaviour”. The full article and more is available here.

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