Representatives of Olympic Committees meet in Slovenia

Representatives of Olympic Committees meet in Slovenia

At the occasion of the anniversary celebrations of the Slovenian Olympic Committee, the office of the European University Sports Association (EUSA) in Ljubljana also hosted a meeting with the representatives of national Olympic committees of Albania and Kosovo on October 6, 2021.

On behalf of the EUSA, the guests were welcomed by its Secretary General Mr Matjaz Pecovnik and Sports Manager Mr Miha Zvan.

EUSA and NOC of Albania and Kosovo

The Olympic Committee of Albania was represented by President Mr Fidel Ylli and Secretary General Mr Gerti Shima, and the Olympic Committee of Kosovo was represented by the President Mr Ismet Krasniqi and Secretary General Mr Besim Aliti.

The discussion focused on the cooperation of the Olympic movement with university sport movement, and the development of the sport in higher education in Europe, with specific focus on Albania and Kosovo, and possibilities of cooperation in projects.

President of NOC Slovenia Mr Bogdan Gabrovec

On the following day, the participants took part in the celebrations event, commemorating the 30th anniversary of the Slovenian Olympic Committee. The anniversary celebrations were held in Ljubljana at the Opera building.

Cultural programme at the anniversary event

EUSA is a proud partner of the European Olympic Committees (EOC), and is also active partners with several national Olympic Committees through the cooperation in Erasmus+-funded projects on topics which cover dual career, sustainability, equality and inclusion.