Olympic Games

The modern Olympic Games or Olympics (French: Jeux olympiques) are leading international sporting events featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world participate in a variety of competitions. The Olympic Games are considered the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating. The Olympic Games are normally held every four years, alternating between the Summer and Winter Olympics every two years in the four-year period. Their creation was inspired by the ancient Olympic Games (Ancient Greek: Ὀλυμπιακοί Ἀγῶνες), held in Olympia, Greece from the 8th century BC to the 4th century …

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Policy Press · 20 June 2024 English

Jules Boykoff, author of 'What Are the Olympics For?', reminds us of the dark side of the Olympics: more than 12,500 people have been forcibly displaced by authorities before the …


Climate Central · 18 June 2024 English

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics offered a window into an alarming, escalating norm for Summer Olympics. As temperatures rose to over 34°C and humidity reached almost 70%, the Games in Japan …

will undoubtedly be a memorable Paris 2024 Olympic Games, when once again the world gathers to be captivated athlete who wins a medal at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. At least a dozen, probably more, of our member we contemplate coming together at the Paris Olympic Games. There, we will see the drive, resilience and Paris area since the city last hosted the Olympic Games 100 years ago. The fact that the Olympics will welfare of athletes and fans, the future of the Olympic Games, and the survival of sport depends on it. We


IMF: International Monetary Fund · 3 June 2024 English

For 60 years, the magazine has been a window into the IMF and the evolving global economy The Beatles are all the rage. The US Congress passes the Civil Rights …

into fertile farmland. Visi- tors to the 1968 Olympic Games, it promised, could thus expect to dine on


DPG: Delhi Policy Group · 1 June 2024 English

The second, on the situation in the Middle East5, condemns all violations of international humanitarian law during the ongoing conflict in Gaza and calls for an immediate and lasting ceasefire; …

global developments. They looked forward to the Olympic games in Paris as well as Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai


AU: African Union · 31 May 2024 English

Furthermore, he emphasized the importance of the responsibilities that the Assembly of the Heads of the States and Governments bestowed on the STC-Youth, Culture and Sport in the development of …

in developing quality-sport talents for the Olympic Games. The Kingdom of Morocco further congratulated


Brookings Institution · 30 May 2024 English

In the U.S., a person's ZIP code significantly shapes the trajectory, quality, and length of their life. Neighborhoods are the building blocks of strong cities and regions, determining people's access …

particularly heavy traffic during the 2028 Olympic Games;50 Destination Crenshaw, a 1.3-mile placemaking


RSIS: S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies · 29 May 2024 English

a football stadium that collectively left 142 people dead. [...] The global visibility of the Olympic Games further elevates the risk, attracting the attention of terrorist groups that view France as a

embodies the spirit of the Games. COMMENTARY The Olympic Games are not only a celebration of global sportsmanship infrastructure. The global visibility of the Olympic Games further elevates the risk, attracting the attention


EU: European Union · 27 May 2024 English

What do you want the future to look like? In which future would you like to live? These are questions of high relevance for policy were at the heart of …

COMPETITION TO THRIVE o On the model of the Olympic games, an International Business Olympiad can foster


Everybody's Home · 20 May 2024 English

This prefabrication roadmap chain, to changing business models, to better has been developed to help Australia make appropriate standards and regulation, to building the most of those opportunities and to …

national integrated industrial policy (such as the Olympic Games), infrastructure approach and mission. development major projects (e.g., 1.2 million new homes, Olympic Games works, other) such Strategic public procurement of the promised new and construction for the Olympic Games, provide upgraded sporting infrastructure projects percent of the build for the 2032 Queensland Olympic Games athletes’ village • DFAT mandates use of Australian percent of the build for the 2032 Queensland Olympic Games athletes’ village. DFAT mandates use of Australian


UN: The United Nations · 9 May 2024 Russian

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