Sporting Chance Forum 2018


Hosted by the new Centre for Sport and Human Rights in partnership with UNESCO and the Institute for Human Rights and Business, the third annual Sporting Chance Forum gathers high-level representatives from a broad range of stakeholders to drive progress towards a world of sport that fully respects human rights.
The Forum will take place at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, from 12 to 13 December 2018.
Representatives of affected groups, governments, IGOs, sports bodies, trade unions, sponsors, NGOs, broadcaster and National Human Rights Institutions will gather under the backdrop of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

This year's Forum will cover a diversity of geographies and issues including relevance for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, child safeguarding, athletes’ rights, worker safety, fan monitoring, media freedom, and community wellbeing.


Type of Event Meeting by Member States or Institutions
Start 12.12.2018 08:00 local time
End 13.12.2018 18:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Schischlik, Alexander
Organizer Centre for Sport and Human Rights
Contact Arilí Aguirre,;
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 125 Avenue de Suffren
Room Room IV
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 300
Official Website
Link 1 More information
Link 2 Centre for Sport and Human Rights
Link 3 Sport and Anti-doping
Link 4