Honourable Bakary Y.Badjie , Minister of Youth and Sports was amongst the dignitaries that attends the 4th Ethnosport Forum Held in a Hybrid Format on April 10, 202 in Turkey.
World Ethnosport Confederation (WEC) 4th Ethnosport Forum under the motto “The Revival of Traditional Sports.” the participants were drawn from all over the world. From its establishment onwards, the World Ethnosport Confederation has maintained its non-stop efforts to have traditional sports and games become current, to have them survive, and to increase awareness of them throughout the world.
Many cultures that have remained stuck in the dusty pages of history have come to life through Ethnosport events thanks to the events that have been carried out around the unifying power of traditional sports and games, the sports and games wherein the common values of humanity are found. Aiming to contribute to humanity around the four principles of tradition, respect, solidarity, and peace, which have universal worth, the World Ethnosport Confederation .
The short-, medium-, and long-term goals of traditional sports and games were discussed at the forum, as well as determining the strategies for reviving these cultures.
The forum was held and attended by state officials, federation representatives, and academicians from more than 60 countries, as well as by 19 corporate member representatives who have maintained their activities in connection to WEC.
Our Honourable Minister , Bakary Y.Badjie was amongst the five Sport Ministers from Africa, Europe and Middle East to serve as speaker at the 4th World EthnoSports Forum held in Istanbul - April, 10th. !!