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Oslo hosts anti-doping sports conference

157   //    25 Jun 2018, 16:09 IST

New Delhi, Jun 25 (PTI) An anti-doping sports conference titled Clean Sport=Fair Outcome?' was held today at Oslo to address the issue of doping menace.

The conference is a joint initiative of the World Forum for Ethics in Business (WFEB), Anti-Doping Norway and FairSport to propose a substantial agenda for action, enabling it to have an impact on the ongoing anti-doping reforms and policy framework.

Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg, Founder of The Art of Living and WFEB, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Vice-President Linda Hofstad Helleland, US Anti-Doping Agency's CEO Travis Tygart are among the 22 eminent speakers.

The conference will not only address various governance issues in sports but also celebrate role models by announcing the winner of the 2018 Ethics in Sports Award.

The Anti-Doping in Sports conference is a continuation of WFEB's conference series on Ethics in Sports'. Earlier editions were held at the FIFA headquarters (2014, 2016) and at the stadium of Germany's soccer club, Union Berlin (2015)

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