MINEPS VI Programme Committee Meeting

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 31 January 2017 - 9:00am to Wednesday, 1 February 2017 - 6:00pm
Russian Federation, Kazan
Type of Event: 
Category 5-Advisory Committee
Philipp Muller-Wirth, p.muller-wirth@unesco.org ; Veronika Fedorchenko, v.fedorchenko@unesco.org

The MINEPS VI Programme Committee Meeting will be held in Kazan, Russian Federation, from 31 January to 1 February 2017.
It is expected to determine the main points of the MINEPS VI working and draft outcome documents.

The Programme Committee is co-chaired by UNESCO and the Government of the Russian Federation. The other members are: the Chair of the Intergovernmental Committee for Physical Education and Sport (CIGEPS), the International Olympic Committee, the International Paralympic Committee, the Association of international sport for all (TAFISA), and the International Council of Sports Sciences and Physical Education (ICCSPE).

The objectives of the meeting will be to
(i) inform the participants about the context and define the main goals of the conference;
(ii) discuss the main outcomes of the conference;
(iii) present the results of the preparatory work (organizational and programmatic aspects);
(iv) Present and discuss the main elements of working and outcome documents;
(v) elaborate general recommendations for the working and outcome documents;
(vi) propose panelists and key-note speakers for the conference;
(vii) discuss communication and mobilization of participants;
(viii) make commitments to the preparation of MINEPS VI.