Fight against doping – Mauritania ratifies UNESCO Convention

Lutte contre le dopage La Mauritanie ratifie la Convention de l’UNESCO

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on 17 May 2020 announced that the Islamic Republic of Mauritania has become the 189th State to ratify the UNESCO International Convention against doping in sport (UNESCO Convention). “WADA is pleased to welcome Mauritania into the Clean Sport Community. In ratifying this convention, it joins 98% of world governments that […]

Against the Coronavirus – IOC measures to support partners

The International Olympic Committee, on 14 May 2020, during one of its executive commission sessions, adopted a financial plan aimed at assisting partners during this period when the sport economy is facing tough times due to the coronavirus. Thus, the IOC expects to bear costs of up to U.S. $ 800 million as its share […]

Against Covid-19 – NOC Zambia at war

In order to effectively combat the Coronavirus pandemic that is raging the world over and more specifically in Zambia, the local NOC (NOCZ) donated items comprising 400 face masks, 9 cartons of hand washing liquid soap, 100 bars of soap and hand sanitizers worth K10,000 to children of the Olympafrica Centre through their coaches. Speaking […]

Fighting COVID-19 – NOC Mozambique on the frontlines

NOC Mozambique through its Olympafrica Centre in Boane, has taken full measure of the fight against the Coronavirus.  It is with this in mind that since the pandemic spiked in the Country, the NOC undertook to sew some 2000 masks per day in its sewing unit. These are distributed to various people and institutions in […]

Fighting Covid-19 – NOC Sao Tome and Principe on a social communication crusade

Bataille contre le Covid-19 Le CNO de Sao Tomé-et-Principe en campagne de communication sociale

Faced with the ravages of the Coronavirus, NOC Sao Tome and Principe has decided to carry out several actions in the relentless fight against this pandemic, with which the entire planet has been grappling for several months now. This includes producing and broadcasting an audio-visual documentary aimed at raising public awareness in general and that […]

TOKYO 2020 – ANOCA satisfied with Olympic Solidarity’s increased support to NOCs

To enable National Olympic Committees to cope with the constraints due to the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic Games, Olympic Solidarity recently increased the budget allocated to the IOC programme for the participation of NOCs in this event from U.S. $ 46.7 million to U.S. $ 57 million. This thus represents an increase of U.S. […]

127th International Press Freedom Day : ANOCA in harmony with African Journalists

International Press Freedom Day is commemorated every year on 3 May.  On this occasion, ANOCA, represented by President Mustapha Berraf, addressed this year’s message of support to the entire African press family. “We join the global community to wish you a happy 127th International Press Freedom Day. Your contribution to the growth .and vibrancy of […]

Cooperation : ANOCA and the African Union in close ranks

ANOCA Secretary-General, Ahmed Abou Elgasim Hashim, recently had a major working session with the AU Commissioner for Social Affairs, H.E. Amira Elfadil Mohamed. The meeting took place at the AU headquarters in Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia, and mainly aimed at setting up a cooperation framework between both institutions, especially concerning African youth development through sport. The agenda […]