SOCHI HOSTS PEACE & SPORT FORUM

26.09.2012

Sochi will host the Peace and Sport International Forum from October 31-November 2. H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco will preside over the event, organised by long-time SportAccord Convention exhibitor Peace and Sport. "For three days, Sochi will be the cradle of inspiration for values of peace through sport and will be a unique environment for free dialogue to demonstrate how sports can effectively participate in peace-building and peace-promotion processes worldwide," stated Sochi Mayor Anatoly Pakhomov. Peace and Sport was founded by Joel Bouzou, current president of the organisation, who is also president of the World Olympians Association - and a regular attendee of SportAccord Convention.