National Board convenes in Genoa for the first time. Progress report
Meeting n. 1056 of CONI’s National Board was held this morning in the Reception Hall of the Municipality of Genoa, the first time in its history to hold the meeting in the Liguria region (Photo by Mezzelani-GMT). The Board began the session with the approval of the minutes of the previous meeting held on December 20.... readmore
Three years to go until the Lausanne 2020 kick off
YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES
There are just three years to go until the Winter Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020 kick off, with the Opening Ceremony due to be held on 10 January 2020. As the countdown continues to what will be the third edition of the Winter YOG, we take a look at what fans and athletes can expect from the host... readmore
National Committee press release. Agreement signed with the Foro Italico University of Rome
The 1055th meeting of the CONI National Committee was held at the Foro Italico this morning. The proceedings were opened by approving the minutes of the previous meeting of 22 November and following on from 2 December. In his statements, President Malagò emphasized the success of the Collari d’Oro awards... readmore
National Council Press Release
The 249th CONI National Council met today at 3 pm at the Foro Italico to discuss the following agenda: 1) Verbal approval of the meeting of 3 November 2016: The minutes were approved unanimously. 2) The President's statements: Malagò opened proceedings, awarding the Stelle d’Oro for... readmore
Collari D'Oro 2016 awards. Malagò: "The future lies in sport"
The Collari d'Oro awards ceremony, the highest honour in Italian sport, was held today at the CONI Salone d'Onore. Olympic and Paralympic champions from Rio 2016 were honoured along with other sportspeople, personalities and societies that have shone over the course of their career or history. The Palme d'Oro awards were... readmore
Celebrating Holy Mass for Sportspeople in St. Peter's. Monsignor Fisichella: You must have faith to reach the finish line
Monsignor Rino Fisichella, President of the Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelisation, today officiated the Holy Mass for Sportspeople in St. Peter's Basilica. The Mass was attended by the President of CONI Giovanni Malagó, Secretary General Roberto Fabbricini, Deputy Secretary General Carlo... readmore
Sport and Integration, winners awarded in 2016. Malagò: "Our goal is social inclusion"
CONI-ITALIAN MINISTRY OF LABOUR
For the second year running, the programme agreement for promoting integration policies through sport signed by CONI and the Italian Ministry of Labour and Social Policies has highlighted "best practices" in relation to integration through sport. During the final meeting of 2016 for the "Sport and Integration"... readmore
"Vincere da Grandi" Open Day in Corviale. Malagò: Thank you Lottomatica. We must invest in society
Today, President of CONI Giovanni Malagò and President and Managing Director of Lottomatica Holding Fabio Cairoli took part in the Vincere da Grandi Open Day in the Corviale district of Rome. This sporting, cultural and social project aims to raise awareness, and give young people from disadvantaged areas who are at... readmore
National Committee press release. Financial contributions for Federations established for 2017
The 1054ª-bis meeting of the CONI National Committee was held at the Foro Italico this morning following on from the meeting in Naples on 22 November. Financial contributions for National Sports Federations was the sole point of discussion. The Committee first approved the criteria defined by the dedicated Committee,... readmore
Renewal of protocol with the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research: 2 hours of sport in all primary schools. Malagò: "It is a big step"
Minister of Education, Universities and Research Stefania Giannini and President of the Italian National Olympic Committee Giovanni Malagò today signed the renewal of the memorandum of understanding between MIUR and CONI.The three-year agreement (renewable on request of the parties), which was signed in the... readmore