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Meeting of the Approval Committee of the Fund for the Elimination of Doping in Sport

When, local time: 
Thursday, 21 March 2019 -
10:00am to 5:30pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 5-Advisory Committee
Contact: 
Raluca Petre-Sandor, ir.petre-sandor@unesco.org

The next meeting of the 2018-2019 Approval Committee of the Fund for the Elimination of Doping in Sport will take place at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris on 21 March 2019.

During the meeting, Committee members will be provided with an overview of the status of draft national and regional applications elaborated and submitted by States Parties.

The meeting agenda will also include an update on the Fund, namely its financial status and project implementation. Discussions will also focus on the follow-up to the 2018 external evaluation of the Fund and its main recommendations.

The Fund for the Elimination of Doping in Sport was established in 2008 to assist States Parties to develop and implement efficient anti-doping projects. More than 200 national and regional projects, led by 108 States Parties from all world regions, were supported by the Fund.

The Approval Committee of the Fund (2018-2019) is currently chaired by the Russian Federation and also composed of Cameroon, Chile, China, Italy and Kuwait.