Representative Adam Schiff, a California Democrat, sent a letter, signed by himself and other members of Congress, to the BOCOG
president requesting Beijing "to release prisoners of conscience, reform repressive laws and end censorship.
Explanation of, and Guidance to, the Olympic Symbol Protection Act, BOCOG
, China Democracy and Law Press, March 2002.
To build brand recognition among children, the company partnered with the BOCOG
to initiate a Band-Aid Brand Olympic Education Campaign, which worked to teach Chinese students about the "values that define the Olympic Movement as well as health and wound care.
But the BOCOG
is hopeful that continued air-clearing efforts in Beijing will allow everyone to breathe easy by game time.
The International Olympic Committee and the Chinese organisers BOCOG
have agreed to lift all Internet restrictions for the Beijing Games, IOC vice-president Gunilla Lindberg told Reuters on Friday.
56) Any material which the NOC has obtained by virtue of its accreditation and access to the Games, including results which are provided to the NOC by the IOC and/or BOCOG
Liu Jian, a BOCOG
consultant who has climbed the highest mountain on all seven continents, said it was difficult to tell how much impact the snow would have but that high winds were still the main enemy of the project.
El recorrido, elaborado exclusivamente por BOCOG
, comprendia 28 kilometros.
Beijing Olympics organizing committee BOCOG
president Liu Qi says detailed new regulations on the operation of foreign media will be in place early next year, and promises to meet the pledges on press freedom that China made when it was awarded the right to stage the Olympics.
On Thursday I met with representatives from BOCOG
- the Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games - and the Chinese Olympic Association.