Olympic Movement making progress in getting Afghan sports community to safety but much work remains

More than 300 are out of the country and away from Taliban rule but more than twice that many remain in Afghanistan.

IOC Executive Board proposes full recognition of six International Federations

ASOIF: 'Unprecedented Preparation' for Tokyo 2020

(ATR) Sebastian Coe, Ugur Erdener and Nenad Lalovic re-elected to ASOIF Council during virtual general assembly.

IFs Praised for 'Leading the Way' in Response to Pandemic as IF Forum 2021 Hears Calls for Solidarity in Sport

GAISF hold Athletes' Safeguarding Workshops for Members

SportAccord 2021 Moves to November - Conferences & Conventions

Also: IF Forum will be virtual and held in May; ITF to host forum on gender equality next week 

Ferriani: Winter IFs Confident Despite Beijing 2022 Uncertainty

The AIOWF president says the seven winter IF leaders believe the delayed Beijing test events will be delivered smoothly.

ISU, Infront Ink Extension - Federations Focus

Also: AIBA president visits Uzbekistan; GAISF, sportanddev sign partnership deal to promote sustainability

Top Story Replay: Tokyo Playbooks for COVID Free Olympics

(ATR) The Tokyo 2020 Playbooks are a must read for anybody heading to the Olympics and Paralympics in Japan.

Tokyo Playbooks for COVID Free Olympics

(ATR) The Tokyo 2020 Playbooks are a must read for anybody heading to the Olympics and Paralympics in Japan.

Eight IF Presidents to Attend Olympic Summit - Federation Focus

Also: World Triathlon executive appointments; JUDOFEST 2020; USA Weightlifting hosts largest virtual Olympic competition

2020 ASOIF General Assembly re-elects Francesco Ricci Bitti as President

Bach Reassures Feds at IF Forum -- Conferences & Conventions

Also: two additions to the 2021 Global Sports Week Paris; Gold partner renews for SportAccord 2021

Tokyo 2020 Updates International Federations

(ATR) IFs are the latest stakeholder to learn of the key changes to operations for postponed Olympics.

IFs Await Guarantees for Olympic Qualifying

(ATR) Thomas Bach thanks the IFs for resuming the calendar while using all the control measures against the pandemic.

Execution of Navid Afkari: Athleten Deutschland (Athletes Germany) Calls for Far-reaching Consequences

Bach to Meet With Olympic Family in October

(ATR) IOC members, NOCs and IFs could be updated on plans to hold Tokyo 2020 during the pandemic.  

Top Story Replay: Winter Sport Federations Show Progress in Governance Review

(ATR) Ski federation leads the way among the seven winter sports governing bodies.

GAISF partners with The Sustainability Report to promote environmental initiatives in sport

Winter Sport Federations Show Progress in Governance Review

(ATR) Ski federation leads the way among the seven winter sports governing bodies.

ICF response to CAS decision on stand up paddling

Results from ASOIF's Latest Governance Review

(ATR) The report concludes it is "highly encouraged but not fully satisfied" with efforts by IFs to improve governance.

Third Review of IF Governance reveals significant progress, challenges remain

IOC Tokyo Decision This Week?

(ATR) The Olympic torch relay could force a decision in days on whether corona will change dates for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

On the Road to Olympic Recognition

(ATR) The next step in the Faroe Islands' quest could be the Games of the Small States of Europe.

Ronaldinho Unveils Teqball Mobile App -- Federation Focus

Also: World Para Athletics record; IFs rewarded for climate efforts; table tennis test event in Tokyo; MMA back in Bahrain

International Federations Discuss Consensus on Establishing Rules for Transgender Athletes

IOC PRESIDENT SPEAKS OF THE GROWING GLOBAL RELEVANCE OF THE OLYMPIC GAMES AND CALLS FOR THE OLYMPIC MOVEMENT TO STAY UNITED

IOC OFFICIALLY INAUGURATES OLYMPIC HOUSE AND CELEBRATES 125TH ANNIVERSARY

ATR First: Thomas Bach Attending the Opening of Lima 2019

(ATR) The IOC president is also expected at the Panam Sports general assembly ahead of the Pan American Games.