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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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Coaching: a pillar of sports education

Quality coaching plays a central role in ensuring the correct development of sports skills and can help determine if an athlete pursues a professional career in sports. The role of coaches in sport and in society at large is one of the priorities of the Estonian Presidency.