Sporting Chance Forum 2018

When :

from Wednesday 12 December, 2018
to Friday 14 December, 2018

Type of event :

Meeting by Member States or Institutions

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, 125 Avenue de Suffren, 75007, Paris, France

Contact :

Arilí Aguirre,;

Hosted by the new Centre for Sport and Human Rights in partnership with UNESCO and the Institute for Human Rights and Business, the third annual Sporting Chance Forum gathers high-level representatives from a broad range of stakeholders to drive progress towards a world of sport that fully respects human rights.
The Forum will take place at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, from 12 to 13 December 2018.
Representatives of affected groups, governments, IGOs, sports bodies, trade unions, sponsors, NGOs, broadcaster and National Human Rights Institutions will gather under the backdrop of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

This year's Forum will cover a diversity of geographies and issues including relevance for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, child safeguarding, athletes’ rights, worker safety, fan monitoring, media freedom, and community wellbeing.