European Union-Supported Safeguarding Undertaking Concludes in Slovakia


Special Olympics Programs, SOEE and Centre for Sports and Human Rights representatives gathered in a room posing for the photo

The EU-supported Safeguarding challenge got here to an finish with conferences held in Bratislava, Slovakia

Conferences held in Bratislava, Slovakia, on 12 March marked the conclusion of the Particular Olympics Operation Safeguard initiative, funded by the European Union’s Erasmus+.

Representatives from SO Europe Eurasia Basis, Particular Olympics groups from Slovakia, Cyprus, Belgium, Estonia and Eire, and the exterior associate Centre for Sports activities and Human Rights, convened to debate the challenge’s outcomes and legacy.

The discussions encompassed a spread of matters associated to safeguarding, together with safeguarding measures for Particular Olympics athletes, the importance of safeguarding, acceptable behaviors for volunteers, coaches, workers and athletes, in addition to unacceptable behaviors.

Particular Olympics Europe Eurasia President & Managing Director David Evangelista stated, “Guaranteeing the protection and well-being of our Particular Olympics athletes has at all times been our high precedence.

“By collaborative efforts with our Packages and the Centre for Sports activities and Human Rights, and the help of the European Union, this challenge has enabled us to strengthen our safeguarding measures, equipping our packages with the mandatory insurance policies, coaching and procedures to guard our athletes to the fullest extent.”

“We’re dedicated to making sure a secure and inclusive surroundings for all.”

David Evangelista, Particular Olympics Europe Eurasia President & Managing Director

Centre for Sport & Human Rights CEO Mary Harvey added, “The Centre for Sport & Human Rights is happy to have offered help to Particular Olympics Worldwide on their journey in the direction of the event and strengthening of efficient safeguarding insurance policies.”

The purpose of this challenge is for the Particular Olympics Packages throughout the consortium to develop safeguarding insurance policies, safeguarding coaching and reporting procedures to present the very best safety to their athletes.

The challenge’s insights and suggestions can be instrumental in supporting the implementation of safeguarding insurance policies throughout Nationwide Packages within the Europe/Eurasia area, fostering a safer surroundings for everybody.

Funded by the European Union. Views and opinions expressed are nonetheless these of the writer(s) solely and don’t essentially replicate these of the European Union or the European Schooling and Tradition Government Company (EACEA). Neither the European Union nor EACEA will be held chargeable for them.


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