EFCS, official partner of the European Week of Sport

Monday, October 15, 2018

EFCS (represented by the President, Didier Besseyre and vice President, Guy de Grauwe) is proud and honoured to sign a letter of intent with new EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Tibor Navracsics. The signing ceremony took place at the EU Sport Forum in Milan, Italy, on the 1st of December 2014

New step in EFCS recognition and expertise regarding company sport ! Indeed, EFCS is now one of the twelve official partners for the European Week of Sport that will take place from 7th to 12th September 2014. Didier Besseyre signed the letter of intent with the new EU Sport Commissioner Tibor Navracsics during EU Sport Forum in Milan. In the context of this co-operation, the European Federation for Company Sport (EFCS) will lead several actions to develop and promote the European Week of Sport:

  • Promote EWoS through EFCS different communication channels and EFCS members' own supports: website, newsletter, social media, e-mailing, leaflets, magazines…
  • Promote EWoS throughout all EFCS network and partners at European, national, and regional level (e.g.: companies, chambers of commerce, employers and employees trade unions, chief financial officers’ association, human resources associations, health organisations and insurances, sports federations….). All partners and networks will also be main actors for actions organised by EFCS members during EWoS;
  • Organise events related to company sport during EWoS in different EFCS members’ countries. The Marketing Management of EFCS has been assigned by EFCS Executive Committee to standardize and monitor these events by focusing on two main objectives: promoting health-enhancing physical activities and promoting intiatives toward grassroots sports in order to leverage physical activity rates in the EU.
  • Participate to EWoS official events, conferences and meetings in order to represent the area of company sport at European level and exchange information, experiences and good practises with all EWoS stakeholders.