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News Archive 2008
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  100 Countries ratify Anti Doping Convention   100 Countries ratify Anti Doping Convention
13-11-2008 (UNESCOPRESS) - UNESCO celebrated the signing of the 100th government to the International Convention against Doping in Sport in Paris on 12 November. The Director-General of UNESCO, Koïchiro Matsuura and the Director-General of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), David Howman, together with Jaime Lissavetzky, Spanish State Secretary for Sport, joined Ambassadors from most of the 100 countries that have ratified the Convention to mark the historical milestone.  More...

 

  UNESCO celebrates 100th ratification of Anti-Doping Convention   UNESCO celebrates 100th ratification of Anti-Doping Convention
07-11-2008 (UNESCOPRESS) - The Director-General of UNESCO, Koïchiro Matsuura, and the Director-General of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), David Howman, will host a press conference on Wednesday 12 November at the Organization’s Headquarters in Paris to celebrate the 100th ratification of the International Convention against Doping in Sport (Room IX, 4 p.m.).  More...

 

  The 2009 Prohibited List   The 2009 Prohibited List
14-10-2008 (UNESCO) - On 1 October 2008, the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) released the 2009 Prohibited List which contains the substances and methods that are banned in sport.  More...

 

  United States ratifies International Convention against Doping in Sport   United States ratifies International Convention against Doping in Sport
05-08-2008 (Press Release n° 2008 - 67) - On 4 August, United States President George Bush signed the instrument of ratification of UNESCO’s International Convention against Doping in Sport, following its approval on 22 July by the US Senate. More than 90 countries have now ratified the Convention.  More...

 

  Anti-doping comic strip in weekly instalments at www.unesco.org/shs   Anti-doping comic strip in weekly instalments at www.unesco.org/shs
25-07-2008 (UNESCOPRESS) - Beginning Monday 4 August, visitors to the UNESCO Social and Human Sciences website* will find every week the latest instalment of an adventure featuring Rattus Holmes and Felis Watson, detective heroes of a comic strip against doping in sport, published by UNESCO in partnership with EDGE G3 Ltd.  More...

 

  UNESCO renews its cooperation with European Athletics   UNESCO renews its cooperation with European Athletics
11-07-2008 (UNESCOPRESS) - UNESCO and European Athletics – organization of European national athletic federations – announced today they have decided to prolong their successful collaboration. The agreement they signed in 2006 to provide a framework for joint projects in education and youth sport will now run through the 2010 European Athletics Championships.  More...

 

  UNESCO at the BNP Paribas Cup   UNESCO at the BNP Paribas Cup
28-06-2008 (UNESCO) - 19 years ago, the Stade Français created the Youth tennis tournament Cup, named the BNP Paribas Cup since 2004. Along the years, this event became the "French Open for youngsters of 14 years old and less…". This year's tournament will take place from 7 to 13 July in Paris, France.  More...

 

  Governments Consulted on Monitoring Framework   Governments Consulted on Monitoring Framework
14-03-2008 (UNESCO) - Governments that have adhered to the International Convention against Doping in Sport are being consulted on the best means to monitor the Convention.  More...

 




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