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Sport and the Olympic ideal

At its twenty-fourth session, Council adopted resolution 24/1 (A/HRC/RES/24/1 - A | E | F | R | S) on promoting human rights through sport and the Olympic ideal, in which it requests the Advisory Committee to:

1. prepare a study on the possibilities of using sport and the Olympic ideal to promote human rights for all and to strengthen universal respect for them, bearing in mind both the value of relevant principles enshrined in the Olympic Charter and the value of good sporting example, and to present a progress report thereon to the Council before its 27th session (September 2014); and

2. seek the views and inputs of States Members of the United Nations, international and regional organizations, national human rights institutions, civil society organizations and other relevant stakeholders in this regard.

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