Dr. Stefan Kannewischer appointed to two IOC Commissions

IOC President Dr Thomas Bach has appointed IAKS President Dr Stefan Kannewischer to two IOC Commissions.

The Sport and Active Society Commission advises the International Olympic Committee IOC on all the activities of the Olympic Movement that are related to using sport to improve physical activity in the population, giving access to sport as a right for all, and on engaging in sports activities with a special focus on youth.

The Sustainability and Legacy Commission advises the IOC on sustainability and legacy matters to enable them to make informed, balanced decisions that maximise positive impacts, minimise negative impacts and foster positive change and legacies in the social, economic and environmental spheres.

The Sport and Active Society Commission held its meeting at the 5th of November 2017 in Lausanne, Switzerland.