JAPAN World Games Association

The Japan World Games Commission was established in 1985 by domestic world games related sports associations, etc. This was then reorganized into the Japan World Games Association (JWGA) in December 1991, and the Japanese invitation for the 6th World Games in Akita 2001 was successful. The association received NPO corporate status in June 2001 and continues to carry out World Games sports promotion activities.

JAPAN World Games Association
●JAPAN World Games Association Full Member (24 members),
●JAPAN World Games Association Associate Member (14 members)
●Supporting Member (6 members)
1. Purposes
The association works towards popularizing various sports with residents and increasing the number of sports enthusiasts in accordance with the World Games philosophy and carries out the following activities aimed at training athletes and improving their skills as well as promoting the good health of both Japanese residents and people all over the world as well as contributing to world peace through sports.
2. Activities
・Participation in International World Games Association (IWGA) and Sport Accord projects
・Education and popularization of the world games
・Promotion of international exchange through sports
・Investigative research of international sports issues
3. Activity Planning
●"Popularization and Education of the World Games through Collection and Provision of Related Information"
The 9th World Games will be held in 2013 in Cali, Columbia in South America. To this end, through cooperation with affiliate organizations, the association aims to popularize the games and improve competitiveness, introduce the World Games to as many citizens as possible and actively carry out publicity work aimed at raising awareness of the games within Japan.

・Creation of content aimed at popularization and education of the World Games
・Collection and provision of information related to the World Games
・Domestic publicity activities related to the World Games
・Popularization and education of doping prevention activities

●"Exchange with the International World Games Association and other International Organizations"

The association aims to maintain close communication with the International World Games Association (IWGA) and carry out exchanges with sports groups in various countries and international sports organizations.

・Exchange with the IWGA, sports groups in various countries and international sports organizations
・Communication and coordination with international sports organizations
・Participation in the 2012 Sport Accord/Attendance of the IWGA General Meeting
c/o Sasakawa Foundation., ARK Mori Bldg., 1-12-32 Akasaka, Minato-ku Tokyo 107-6011,Japan
Phone:+81-3-5545-3301 fax;+81-3-5545-3305 E-Mail:info@jwga.jp
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