Original Title: The Government of Qatar and the WHO cooperate to create a healthy and safe World Cup in Qatar Source: CCTV News Client
On the 18th local time, the government of Qatar and the World Health Organization announced their cooperation to host a safe and healthy 2022 Qatar Football World Cup. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Qatar Minister of Public Health Hannah Mohamed Kuwari, Secretary General of the High Commission for Delivery and Inheritance of the World Cup in Qatar Hassan Savadi, FIFA President Infantino Waiting to attend the ceremony.
The cooperation project lasts for 3 years and is called “Healthy 2022 Football World Cup-Inheriting Sports and Health”. Its core content includes the World Cup in Qatar from November 21 to December 18 next year. In cooperation with FIFA, a series of activities will be held to promote healthy lifestyles, reasonable diets, physical and mental health, and to set an example for other major global sports events in the future.
Tan Desai said that the Qatar World Cup is the first football World Cup to be held after the outbreak of the new crown pneumonia epidemic. This provides a unique opportunity to showcase sports and promote health, and will also accumulate experience in organizing large-scale sports events in the post-epidemic era. (Headquarters reporter Zhao Yuanfang)
(Editing An Yingqi)