Sport Integrity Forum

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When, local time: 
Thursday, 15 May 2014 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Where: 
Paris, France
Type of Event: 
Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Contact: 
Philipp Müller-Wirth, p.muller-wirth@unesco.org

The University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and the International Centre for Sport Security, with the support of UNESCO, and with the official participation of the Council of Europe, will hold a Sport Integrity Forum on 15 May 2014.

The Sorbonne-ICSS Research Programme on Sport Integrity conducted a two-years research on the scope of sport corruption, sport betting and the related manipulation of sport competitions. The report on this Programme will be presented.

The event aims to :

• present the findings of the study conducted;

• raise global awareness of the latest research on sport integrity;

• provide an opportunity to engage key policy makers and global actors on the need to act on integrity issues together;

• promote a global strategy to enhance sport integrity and to share information on capacity building opportunities.

Provisional agenda items:

• Welcome and keynote speeches
• Introduction and presentation of the Integrity Report
• The application of the Integrity Report - panel discussions:
 • International Organizations
 • Sports Federations
 • Governments
• Closing remarks