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International Sports Relations Foundation signs Memorandum of Agreement with ANOC

2015-01-26 10:11:00 OCA

iSR Foundation Secretary General Ji Suk Chae (on behalf of President
 Moon Daesung) poses with Husain Al-Musallam (on behalf of President 
H.E. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah) after signing a memorandum
 of agreement to work in cooperation for iSR Academy.

 23 Jan 2015 - Kuwait: The International Sports Relations Foundation (iSR) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) to work in collaboration for 'iSR Academy' today at the 2nd Asian Athletes Forum in Kuwait.

According to the MOA, the agreement is to establish the terms and conditions under which iSR and ANOC cooperate for a period of three years to support the study and internship of retired athletes, i.e. IOC Athletes Career Program, financial aid for students from developing countries, joint symposium/forum and research/publications.

The iSR Academy is designed to help career transition for the top sports elites and retiring athletes by offering one year of language and work training education combining the Athletes Career Program run by the IOC.

The program is expected to begin in June this year followed by the recruitment of students from developing countries all around the world from this coming March.

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