Executive Director Andrew Ryan had outlined that Federations had been impacted by 'massive budget cuts over the look of the Games'.
Council discussed the 20+20 proposals in detail at its meeting in November before concluding that Olympic Agenda 2020 "maps out a future for the Olympic Movement that strengthens the role of sport in society".
"It is a democratic process and if any federation wishes to put up a candidate they are entitled to do so," ASOIF
administrator Andrew Ryan said in a telephone interview Wednesday.
A former Olympic rower, he is on the IOC executive board, head of the International Rowing Federation and of the association of international federations ASOIF
Denis Oswald, president of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF
) which met yesterday, said: 'It was unanimously agreed they should avoid the risk of disruption to this successful balance of the programme.
Manchester naturally could not afford to behave differently from its competitors and attended such events (to name only a few) as the congresses of GAISF (The General Assembly of International Sports Federations) at Sydney, of AENOC (the Association of European NOCs) at Istanbul and of ASOIF
(Association of Summer Olympic International Federations) at Monte Carlo, as well as the Albertville and Barcelona Games themselves.
Athleten Deutschland said its call was given further credence by the recently published Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF
) 'future of global sport' report.
This Task Force is building on work already performed by the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF
These four have been chosen in close consultation with the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF
) and the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC).
The IOC, in close collaboration with ASOIF
, ANOC, the OCA and the International Federations concerned, has done everything possible to resolve the situation amicably and in the interest of the Olympic Movement in Kuwait," said the IOC in a press release from its Headquarteres in Lausanne.
Dubai: The Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Creative Sports Award has signed a four-year cooperation agreement with the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF
) in a concerted effort to enhance the promotion of sport in the UAE.