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Member of the Athletes Protection Policy Making Council:

“Protecting athletes as the heart of the Olympics requires legal considerations”

“Protecting athletes as the heart of the Olympics requires legal considerations”
The Chairman of the Legal Commission of the National Olympic Committee and a member of the Athletics Protection Policy Making Council explained about the formation and process of the council.

Iran NOA; Tehran: Mr. Ali Dadgar, a member of the NOC Executive Board, Chairman of the Legal Commission and a member of the Policy Making Council for the Protection of Athletes against Harassment and Abuse in Sports, stated: “The International Olympic Committee in a communication to all the National Olympic Committees in 2003, called the members for the establishment of an Athletes Protection Council in these committees. Therefore; following this announcement, the Athletes Protection Policy Making Council, with the presence of NOC officials has been formed.

He also highlighted that discussions on the details of the council's bylaws, the identification of a number of leading experts as athletes' protective officers are among the topics talked over in the last two sessions of the council.

Dadgar added: “the process requires further study, especially for localization of IOC documents and providing appropriate solutions to adapt them to the conditions of the country”.

Jul 13, 2020 12:16
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