“Sport for Unity and Diversity” – All-Ukrainian Forum

October 15 the All-Ukrainian Forum “Sport for Unity and Diversity” ended up being arranged by Maccabi Ukraine, aided by the help of Fare worldwide community.

Fare the most popular social tasks by which Maccabi is participating for the 2nd 12 months, included in the #Football People Action Weeks campaign. This campaign unites athletes, fans, general public organizations, and representatives of nationwide minorities in fighting against any manifestations of discrimination in recreations. The campaign happens October 5-19, 2017, uniting individuals around the globe, as even now, inspite of the work that is active of businesses within the fight discrimination, you may still find situations of sexism and discrimination in activities.

The Forum had been opened by Pavel Klimenko, Fare Coordinator for Development in Eastern Europe.

About 70 representatives from 23 metropolitan areas of Ukraine went to the All-Ukrainian Forum, representing a lot more than 45 state and organizations that are public recreations federations, schools and groups. The forum was attended by outstanding athletes, representatives of nationwide minorities. Representatives associated with all-Ukrainian women’s Jewish company “Project Kesher” took an energetic component into the Forum.

Victoria Dyakova, Chairman associated with the Board of Maccabi Ukraine, participant regarding the 20th Maccabiah Games, and Maria Bogorad, two-time young russian bride champion in sword and rapier tournaments, acquainted the Forum participants because of the tasks associated with company and told in regards to the 20th Maccabiah additionally the wonderful link between Maccabi Ukraine delegation. Their impressions had been provided by the champion that is youngest associated with Maccabiah from our delegation – Ilya Koval from Odessa.

The viewers surely could talk to the Forum visitors: David Zagorsky, Coach for the activities college regarding the Olympic boxing book (Dnepropetrovsk) and their charming students; Oleg Palamarchuk, Vice-President associated with Chernomorochka women’s soccer club (Odessa); Oksana Katulevich, Master of Sports and champ of Ukraine in soccer (Poltava), that is now a mentor in a children’s activities college; Vitaly Gilevich Master of Sports, a champion that is four-time of in biking, creator associated with project “Sportsotsium” (Odessa). The organizers associated with Forum ready an exercise program about how to hold an event that is successful the town. Igor Levenshtein, Vice-President associated with the Association of Sports Journalists of Ukraine, and Press Secretary for the Ukrainian Karate Federation, distributed to the audience the guidelines of effective protection of occasions. Elena Kalnitskaya, President regarding the All-Ukrainian Women’s Jewish Organization “Project Kesher”, shared her experience of operating a PR campaign,

Lyudmila Nosenko, agent for the Association of National Minorities indicated the opinion that is general the Forum: “The Forum is actually a significant and significant occasion; we thank the organizers, the leaders of activities federations and schools, athletes, and all sorts of the individuals.”