First forum of the members of the International Council for Health, Physical Education, Sports and Recreation – Iraq Bureau was held in University of Kufa.
The Forum was held under the title of “The role of the Office of Iraq in the development of the present circumstances of the health and Iraqi sport”.
It was attended by the President of the University of Kufa Prof. Dr. Akeel Abid Yaseen and members of Iraqi Parliament – Committee of Higher Education
The participants discussed an action plan for the Council and focusing on activation of sport activities. Also to present the conclusion and recommendations of the scientific research of the governmental personnel who involve in the sport sector.
International Council for Health, Physical Education and Sport is one of the organizations affiliated with the United Nations General. This council has the responsibility of taking care of health and sport as both have strong impact on human life.
It is worth mentioning that the University was chosen to be the headquarters of this Council in Iraq.