MINEPS VI - Kazan 2017

Sixth International Conference of Ministers and Senior Officials Responsible for Physical Education and Sport (MINEPS VI) - Kazan, Russian Federation - 13-15 July 2017


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For each of the three main conference themes, an informal expert working group will be created through which governmental and non-governmental experts may contribute to the programmatic conference preparations.

The three working groups are inclusive for all interested Member States and non-governmental experts. They will operate through e-mail and a virtual working space.

The participation in the three preparatory meetings is not compulsory and at the charge of the participants.

Member States who wish to participate in the conference preparations are invited to:

  • indicate to Veronika Fedorchenko, v.fedorchenko@unesco.org, and Philipp Muller-Wirth, p.muller-wirth@unesco.org, interest in participating in preparatory meeting(s) and/or informal working group(s);
  • suggest experts who should be invited to preparatory meeting(s) and/or informal working group(s);
  • indicate interest in participating, as observer, in the Extra-ordinary Session of CIGEPS (30-31 March 2017);
  • ensure timely reply to official invitation.

Costs of participation (travel and accommodation) in MINEPS VI of one delegate of each least-developed country will be generously covered by the Russian Federation to ensure widespread participation.

Participation will be subject to the reply to an official invitation.


If you would like to participate in the conference, we kindly ask you to undergo the registration procedure and to obtain a registration badge. Badges are handed to those applicants who successfully completed the registration in the system.