26th TAFISA World Congress Tokyo-Japan

Regarding the organizing committee reports The TAFISA World Congress and Joint-Event Day started with words of welcome by the Chairman of the Organising Committee Masatoshi Ito, TAFISA President Prof. Ju-Ho Chang, World Union of Olympic Cities Secretary-General Mélanie Duparc, IOC Sport and Active Society Commission Member Felicite Rwemarika, and Nippon Foundation Chairman and WHO Leprosy Elimination Goodwill Ambassador Yohei Sasakawa. Inspiring keynotes were given on the Congress theme “Sport for All Through Tradition and Innovation”, by Prof. Stuart Biddle (University of Southern Queensland) and the Commissioner of the Japan Sports Agency, Dr. Daichi Suzuki.