International Day of Sport for Development and Peace 2017
April 6, 2017 in the World
The United Nations (UN) have proclaimed the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace which takes place on April 06, in 2017. The date leads back to the opening of the first modern times Summer Olympics in 1896. Values of sports like tolerance, fairness, teamwork and mutual respect support a peaceful living together in solidarity.
Sports are all kinds of physical game, moving and competition. The International Day of Sport for Development and Peace focuses on the aspects of sports that would have a positive influence on the healthy development of the individual. Doing sports is not only good for the body but it also can support teamwork skills, increase power to motivate oneself and make fun.