23 September 2022
Sport

Sport for All: International Summit to be held on 29 and 30 September

Press Conference announced and Programme published today
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The Holy See Press Office has published the Programme and the Press Conference announcement for the presentation of "Sport for all. Cohesive, Accessible and Tailored to each person" - International Summit for the presentation of the Declaration on Sport, which will take place in the Vatican, at the Aula Nuova del Sinodo, from 29 to 30 September 2022.

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Accredited journalists are informed that on Wednesday, 28 September 2022, at 12.30 p.m., at the Holy See Press Office, the Press Conference for the presentation of "Sport for all. Cohesive, Accessible and Tailored to each person" - International Summit for the presentation of the Declaration on Sport, which will take place in the Vatican, at the Aula Nuova del Sinodo, from 29 to 30 September 2022, wil take place.

Speakers will be:

- Card. Kevin Joseph Farrell, Prefect of the Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life;

- Rev. Father Alexandre Awi Mello, ISch., Secretary of the Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life;

- Rev. Monsignor Melchor Sánchez de Toca y Alameda, Dicastery for Culture and Education;

- Dr. Santiago Pérez de Camino, in charge of the Sports Pastoral Care of the Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life;

- Dr. Tegla Loroupe, multiple world half marathon champion and President of the Tegla Loroupe Peace Foundation, Kenya;

- Dr. Rodrigo Hübner Mendes, President of the Rodrigo Mendes Institute, Brazil.

The Press Conference will be streamed live in original language on the Youtube channel of Vatican News, by connecting to the website https://www.youtube.com/c/VaticanNews.