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21 February 2019

Sergey Bubka paid visit to Brussels

Sergey Bubka met with the European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Tibor Navracsics.

During the meeting, the unifying role of sport was stressed out as a powerful and unique tool of diplomacy for the further development of Europe and the upbringing of healthy society.

 

Two sides discussed the issues of cooperation and the possibility of integration of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine in the current programs of the European Union.

 

The participants of the meeting shared their opinions on the importance of European Sport Week, implementation of Erasmus + programs and others.

 

In Brussels Sergey Bubka also visited EOC EU office, where he discussed with its director Folker Hellmund its activities and greeted the office with its 10th anniversary on the occasion of its creation.

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