Saturday, November 27

Executive Office of Presidents of GCC National Olympic Committee Holds 91st Meeting

Riyadh, Members of the Executive Office of the Presidents of GCC National Olympic Committee held virtually here today the 91st preparatory meeting for the 33rd Meeting of the Presidents of GCC National Olympic Committee.

The meeting discussed several issues of joint interest, mainly following up the implementation of decisions of the Supreme Council issued by Sultan Qaboos and Sheikh Sabah Summit in Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia, in January 2021, as well as the contents of the final statement and declaration, such as completing the international competitiveness requirements, enhancing strategic partnerships and developing joint action mechanisms.

The meeting also reviewed the strategy of developing joint action in sports fields in GCC countries over the 2022-2028 period, which includes several joint programs and projects that are envisioned to enhance GCC joint action.

The members reviewed a report prepared by the Bahraini Olympic Committee about GCC sport conflict resolution, and the recommendations issued by the action teams on discussing aspects of international cooperation in the sport field, where members of the executive office reviewed a report about the third GCC Games, which is scheduled to be held in Kuwait in January 2022, as well as discussing a report prepared by the Secretariat General of GCC about the work of organizational committees for sports.

Source: Saudi Press Agency