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  • Role of sport in society

    Through support for sport, the Commission promotes physical and mental health, fights social exclusion and combats gender inequality and racism.

  • Economics of sports

    The Commission monitors data on sport, legal developments and financing options to help sport make the biggest contribution to the EU economy possible.

  • Integrity in sports

    The Commission works to ensure proper governance that can confront doping and match-fixing, protect the rights of sportspeople and promote transparency.

  • Sport in international cooperation and external relations

    The Commission supports sports projects in developing countries and is gradually integrating sport into bilateral agreements with countries outside the EU.