Sport WHISTLE Launch Event in Romania

Sport WHISTLE Launch Event in Romania

14/06/2018. The National University of Physical Education and Sport of Bucharest (UNEFS) organized on June 14 the launch event for the educational material designed in the Whistle project. The event was attended by more than 40 people interested in this topic. Teachers, coaches, athletes, managers represented sports clubs, vocational sports education, universities in the field, and the Romanian Olympic and Sports Committee.

Those who attended the workshop were provided with an informational support tool about the whistleblowing mechanism for sports irregularities.

After the presentation of the educational material, the most important issues related to whistleblowing in Romania were debated in a European framework. At the same time, the possible actions were discussed for the implementation of several warning channels, at the level of local and national sports organizations.

At the end of the workshop, 20 sports specialists (from different regions of the country) have agreed to contribute to the dissemination of educational material, thus becoming multipliers of the educational support of the Whistle project.