The 1st New York Roundtable for Sport and Peace
On the occasion of the United Nations‘ International Day for Sport, Development and Peace on 6 April we are happy to present the 1st New York Sport and Peace Roundtable taking place on 7 April 2016 at the offices of the President of the New York City Borough of Manhattan, Gale Arnot Brewer. The event will bring together a unique gathering of local and international individuals from government, non-profit organisations, education, business and media in the field of Sport, Peace and Development. The event will be brought to you by a unique partnership of the Foundation for Sport, Development and Peace in collaboration with New York Futsal, US Department of State, Department of Sport and Recreation South Africa, the New York City Borough of Manhattan and their partners.
As South Africa holds the United Nations‘ (IWG) Chair for Sport and Peace and has successfully hosted the 1st and 2nd Cape Town Sport and Peace Conference on the occasion of the Cape Town Marathon and the occasion of World Peace Day on 19 September 2014 and 2015 respectively as well as the 1st Boston Sport and Peace Roundtable in 2015. The 1st New York Sport and Peace Roundtable will follow suit on the occasion of the International Day of Sport, Development and Peace on 6 April 2016 and seeks to promote sport and peace worldwide.