Calling Time on FIFA

Hey Joe, 
FIFA 2014 Logo.jpg

It's time to deliver!

When announcing Brazil's success in their bid to host the 2014 FIFA World Cup™, the President of world football's governing body Joseph S. Blatter underlined just how impressed he was with the Brazilians' approach to some of today's most relevant topics - such as the environment and sustainability. Within this context came another vital issue for the competition's Organisational Committee (OC) to tackle, and one on which discussions have already begun: accessibility.

Indeed, OC representatives have already enjoyed exchanges with Andrew Parsons, the President of the Brazilian Paralympic Committee (CPB), with the aim of setting out a series of targets which ensure a first-class spectator experience for the disabled, the elderly and those whose movement is restricted by injury.

Source:
http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/news/newsid=1313912/index.html

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