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Director-General Opens Exhibition "London 2012 - Rio 2016 – Transformation Through Sport"

Director-General Opens Exhibition "London 2012 - Rio 2016 – Transformation Through Sport"

27 February 2012

The Director-General opened the exhibition “London 2012 - Rio 2016 – Transformation Through Sport", which focused on the transformative power of sport in the lead-up to the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games. The Director-General highlighted the potential of sport to advance the global causes of peace, development and human rights and noted its links to the empowerment of both youth and women.

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