The two Organising Committees will seek to combine their skills and expertise to optimise delivery of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
A Paris 2024 social charter has been signed today, Tuesday, by the Paris 2024 Committee, Solideo and France’s main trade union and employer organisations – an event timed to mark the visit of the IOC’s Coordination Commission to Paris. The charter represents a strong commitment, emphasising the social and economic ambition surrounding the Games.
A few days ahead of the IOC Coordination Commission’s first visit to Paris, French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, Anne Hidalgo, President of SOLIDEO and Mayor of Paris, and Tony Estanguet, President of Paris 2024, have signed the joint funding protocol for the Paris 2024 Games in the company of all key stakeholders.
Today, Tuesday, Denis Masseglia, President of the French National Olympic and Sports Committee, Tony Estanguet, President of Paris 2024 and Jean-François Martins, Paris Deputy Mayor with responsibility for sport, tourism and the Olympic and Paralympic Games, unveiled the city’s plans for Olympic Day 2018 with support from French Olympic medallists Renaud Lavillenie and Gwladys Epangue.
The Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE) has committed to roll out a new ‘Horizon 2024’ programme across its global network, promoting sport and the Olympic values to 350,000 students worldwide.
The Paris 2024 Athletes’ Commission met for the first time today at the site of the future Olympic and Paralympic Village. Chaired by Martin Fourcade, the Commission will contribute over the next six years in the delivery of an exceptional experience for the athletes of the world in 2024, and also help the Games leave a positive and sustainable legacy on society.
The first Project Review between the International Olympic Committee and the Paris 2024 Organising Committee - held over the past two days in Paris - confirmed the two bodies’ shared ambition to deliver a model project within a controlled and responsible budgetary framework.
The first Executive Board meeting of the Organising Committee for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games (“Paris 2024”) took place this afternoon at Le Bourget in Seine-Saint-Denis.
The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), which met in PyeongChang prior to the opening of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, confirmed the dates of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
January 2018 marks a major milestone in the history of Paris 2024, with the dissolution of the Bid Committee, which led the victorious campaign, and the creation of the Organising Committee for the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games (OCOG).