What is it?

The EU's endeavors in the field of sport are strengthened by cooperation with partner organisations.

In the implementation of its policies, the Directorate General for Education and Culture works with a variety of European and global partners and in the sport sector.

Why is it needed?

The international nature of sport necessitates wide-reaching collaborative networks.

Amateur and professional sport organisations, both in Europe and beyond, share many overlapping priorities with the European Union and their support in addressing cross-border issues such as match-fixing, the free movement of sportspeople and doping are key to the successful implementation of EU policies.

Who are they?

In the field of sport, we enjoy partnerships with organisations, including: