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Fighting match fixing – a European effort

For many people, sporting competitions offer opportunities to also learn about other cultures. Take the Icelandic team in the Euro 2016 – people loved the Viking Thunderclap and the amazing support of the Icelandic fans. Sport also brings people together, just look at how Belgium becomes one when their football team is playing, or the recent Davis Cup Final.

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Youth ambassadors speak out on anti-doping

Through a peer-to-peer approach, prePLAY fought against doping in sports. The project engaged athletes at grass-roots level and anti-doping ambassadors to drive change.

#BeInclusive EU Sport Awards winners announced

At #BeInclusive EU Sport Awards ceremony on 22 November, Commissioner Tibor Navracsics, presented the three winners with their awards and a prize of 10,000 euro each.

Sport Satellite Accounts – technical support at national level 2018

The Directorate General for Education, Youth, Sport and Culture is planning to award the above contract as a low value negotiated call for tenders. The activities consists mainly of providing technical support at national level to set-up national Sport Satellite Accounts and discussing with relevant organisations outstanding issues in view of data availability/gaps.

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Study on anti-doping and data protection – report published

The study provides an inventory of current relevant legislation in all EU Member States, defining provisions providing a legal basis for the processing of personal data in the context of anti-doping activities, and an analysis of personal data processing practices in anti-doping in sport, notably on the basis of the anti-doping practice defined in the World Anti-Doping Code and its associated standards.

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