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ISF President Mr Laurent Petrynka participated in the Olympic Education Commission's annual meeting, held in the Olympic House in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 13 January 2020, during the Winter Youth Olympic Games 2020.
Olympic Education Commission advises the IOC Session, the IOC Executive Board and the IOC President on the promotion, development and implementation of Olympic values-based education strategy and provides strategic direction on IOC programmes and activities related to the education of youth through sport.
The President of the International Olympic Committee Mr Thomas Bach welcomed the commission members with a speech on the importance of sport and education, placing sustainability, credibility and youth as the priorities of the agenda2020. In this context, it has been an opportunity for Mr Petrynka to share, with the members of the Commission, the outcomes of the She Runs project.
This was the first meeting chaired by Ms Mikaela Cojuangco Jaworski, the President of the Olympic Education Commission, and Ms Angelita Teo, the Director of Culture & Heritage at the International Olympic Committee.
ISF President has been a member of the Olympic Education Commission since 2017.
IOC Olympic Education Commission Members
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