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Olympic Charter gets a colorful (and political) Google doodle

Christian Science Monitor - 06 Feb 2014
On Friday, the day of the opening ceremonies of the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, Google waved the rainbow flag in the form of a colorful Google doodle adorned with various sports and a pointed quote from the Olympic charter. But this isn't the first ...
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Tokyo focuses on environment two years out from Olympics

KFGO News - 23 Jul 2018
"As one example, the Olympic village will be powered by hydrogen energy following the Games and will contribute to our goal of a smart energy city." Despite Japan joining the United States in not signing the G7 Ocean Plastics Charter earlier this year ...
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Semenya under pressure to better Kratochvilova's world record

Times of India - 21 Jul 2018
Classified as "hyper-androgynous", athletes like Semenya would have to chemically lower their testosterone levels to be able to compete, something the 800m runner says is discriminatory and in violation of the IAAF's constitution and the Olympic Charter.
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Kuwait remain banned but progress being made, IOC Executive Board say

Insidethegames.biz (blog) - 19 Jul 2018
Based on this, IOC Presidential spokesman Mark Adams said it was agreed today "that new exchanges would be made to clarify certain points regarding a controversial sports law in Kuwait, in order to be sure that it is totally in line with the Olympic ...
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Mixed gender events and Ski Big Air coming to Beijing 2022

Australian Olympic Committee - 19 Jul 2018
BEIJING 2022: Youth appeal and gender equality are the key themes around the seven new exciting events the IOC have added to the Olympic programme for Beijing 2022. The programme features the addition of new events with women's monobob and ...
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The matter of Chris Froome

Lexology - 18 Jul 2018
The IOC based its decision on Article 44 paragraph 3 of the Olympic Charter, which stipulates: "Any entry is subject to acceptance by the IOC, which may, at its discretion, refuse any entry, without indication of grounds. Nobody is entitled as of right ...
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Indonesia: Pre-Asian Games Police Killing Spree

Human Rights Watch - 18 Jul 2018
The OCA's Constitution and Rules commit the body to apply and uphold “Olympic principles as defined in the Olympic Charter.” The International Olympic Committee charter enshrines human dignity as a value the Olympic movement should uphold across all ...
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Chris Froome is not a Russian

Lexology - 04 Jul 2018
This article 44 of the Olympic Charter is an open standard that needs to be considered on a case by case basis. CAS, when requested to decide in the matter that was initiated by the Russian Athletes, considered: "That the individual Applicants failed ...

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