January 30, 2013
CGDC President Participates in Groundbreaking Special
Olympics Global Development Summit
On January 30 Special Olympics and the Special Olympics World Winter Games Organizing Committee PyeongChang 2013 co-hosted an innovative Global Development Summit to address the underlying discrimination, ignorance, and apathy that keeps people with intellectual disabilities from becoming fully productive members of their communities. The Summit was held under the motto: “Ending the Cycle of Poverty and Exclusion for People with Intellectual Disabilities”
. More 300 of the world’s most influential leaders, including CGDC
President Petar Stoyanov, convened to acknowledge their commitment to strengthen inclusive development strategies, promote human rights and support people with intellectual disabilities in the fight to make their own choices.
January 29 - February 05, 2013
CGDC at the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2013 in
President Petar Stoyanov, Secretary General Stamen Stantchev and Managing Director Oliver Sodeik attended the Special Olympics World Winter Games in South Korea to acknowledge their support for people with intellectual disabilities and their endorsement of sports as a medium to create change and improve the lives of millions.
November 20, 2012
CGDC Acknowledges the Contribution of Energy Community
Secretariat Director - Mr. Slavtcho Neykov
representative attended the meeting of the Diplomatic Corps in Vienna, which took place on November 20, 2012, at the Palais Niederoesterreich.
November 16, 2012
CGDC at the Conference “The Process of Visa
Liberalisation and the European Way of Kosovo”
On November 16, CGDC
representatives took part in the conference jointly organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Kosovo in Austria, the European Parliament and the European Commission, which was held at the House of the European Union in Vienna.
October 12-13, 2012
CGDC Vice Presidents at the International Leadership
Conference ”Europe and Russia - Partners in a
Dr. Werner Fasslabend and Dr. Walter Schwimmer took part in the European Leadership Conference “Europe and Russia – Partners in a Globalized World”, which was held on October 12 – 13, 2012 in Vienna.
October 12, 2012
Special Olympics Chairman and CEO Dr. Timothy P. Shriver
Officially Receives the CGDC Award 2012 “ENHANCING
SPORT IN DIALOGUE”
Founder and Secretary General, Stamen Stantchev, had the honor to officially deliver the CGDC
Award 2012 “ENHANCING SPORT
” to Special Olympics Chairman and CEO
Dr. Timothy P. Shriver.