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May 17, 2013 | East Asia: China

2013 PyeongChange World Games Legacy Sustainable Development

By Lafael Liu

On April 16th, 2013 PyeongChang Special Olympics World Winter Games Legacy Sustainable Development Policy Forum was held in Seoul Press Center. Representatives from Korea government, 2013 World Games of Committee, Special Olympics Korea, Korea Sports Association for the Disabled, Korea Special Physical Education Association, Korea Special Education Association, Special Olympics athletes and their family members, coaches, sponsors and volunteers participated in the discussion. The forum mentioned that a revolutionary awareness increase of Special Olympics in Korea has been achieved in 2013 by 70%. However, there is still a lot of work to be done in coming days, especially in aspect of providing more opportunities for athletes to enjoy sports.

About Lafael Liu: Assistant Manager, Marketing & Communications East Asia Region

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