2016 Olympic Solidarity/OCA Regional Forum held in Thailand and Qatar


2016 Olympic Solidarity/OCA Regional Forum was held from May 16-18 in Bangkok, Thailand, and from May 20-22 in Doha, Qatar. In response to OCA’s request, Sapporo Asian Winter Games Organising Committee (SAWGOC) made a progress report in both forums and provided each NOC with information on the accreditation application process.

The Regional Forums are co-hosted by OCA and the IOC Olympic Solidarity whose aim is to provide assistance for NOCs, especially those in need of help in athlete development, training of coaches etc.

During the forums, progress reports were also made by the Organising Committees of the Rio Olympics and of the future Asian games of OCA, such as 5th Asian Beach Games in Danang, 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat, 18th Asian Games in Jakarta-Palembang, and 6th Children of Asia International Sports Games in Yakutsk. Pre-Delegation Registration Meetings of Rio Olympics were also held.

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