News

Here you can view a video documentation of MINEPS V.

Presentations Expert Forum, 28th May 2013

Presentations Opening Sessions and Commissions, 29-30 May 2013

MINEPS V - Speech by Federal Chancellor Merkel

MINEPS V - Declaration of Berlin

Side events following the conference

Film "GOLD - You can do more thank you think"
Here you can download the press release of the German premiere of the film.
Here you can view the trailer.
Here you can find information on the film abroad.

Special offer: Discounted travel with Lufthansa
As an airline partner, Lufthansa offers special prices for participants.

Information meeting on MINEPS 2013
at UNESCO on 31 January 2013

World Conference of Sport Ministers
 Here you can download the conference program.

Conference Day 1

Wednesday, 29 May 2013

Arrival, Registration & Check-in
Registration hours: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
11 a.m. - 01 p.m.Opening of the Conference

Opening Speech by Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director
General

Opening Speech by the host Angela Merkel, Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany


General Introduction by Hans-Peter Friedrich, Federal Minister of the Interior, Germany


Welcome Address by Frank Henkel, Mayor of Berlin


Message on behalf of the UN Secretary-General by Wilfried Lemke, Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace


Keynote Address by Snežana Samardžic-Markovic, Director General Council of Europe


Keynote Address by Sir Philip Craven, President of the International Paralympic Committee


Keynote Address by Comte Jacques Rogge, President of the International Olympic Committee


Keynote Address by Timothy P. Shriver, CEO Special Olympics


Presentation of Themes and Draft Declaration by Arnaldo Rivero Fuxa, President of the Intergovernmental Committee for Physical Education and Sport (CIGEPS)
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.Lunch hosted by the Ministry of Youth and Sport of the Republic of Azerbaijan
2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.Plenary - Commission I:
Access to Sport as a Fundamental Right for All
Introduction by Gudrun Doll-Tepper, Vice President of the German Olympic Sports Confederation

Debate

Conclusion
 
4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.Plenary - Commission II:
Promoting Investment in Sport and Physical Education Programmes
Introduction by Jean-Loup Chappelet, Institut de Hautes Études en Administration Publique (IDHEAP), Switzerland
Debate
Conclusion
6:45p.m.Departure from venue
Reception at the Deutsches Technikmuseum Presented by the State of Berlin
Shuttle service from the conference venue to the museum, including a sightseeing tour through Berlin is provided. Shuttle service back to the conference venue is offered between 10:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.