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New co-operation between UNOSDP & IWBF signed

The Special Adviser to the United Nations Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace, Mr. Wilfried Lemke and the President of IWBF (International Wheelchair Basketball Federation), Ulf Mehrens, have signed a ‘Letter of intent' in Bremen, Germany today. The content is the declaration of intent to think, to plan and possibly to realise projects on the basis of a partnership.


IWBF President Ulf Mehrens said, "The network of both partners will certainly contribute to its success. The objectives of the regions will be evaluated in annual meetings. The cooperation supports the objectives of IWBF's politics.


"Besides all of the objectives for competitive sport it also enhances our special focus on the social impact of the sport including quality improvement and expansion of living conditions by the means of sports. At this point both sides have varied projects worldwide. So we are proud to be able to partner and share the collective idea."


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