Representatives of Ministry of Youth and Sports Met with Heads of UAE Sports Agencies

Ukraine’s Pavilion hosted a bilateral meeting of the representatives of the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine with the Heads of the UAE Government Sports Agencies as a part of “UA SPORTS DAYS” at the Expo 2020 Dubai.

Led by Vadym Guttsait, the Minister of Youth and Sports of Ukraine, the Ukrainian delegation held a meeting with Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi, the Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and SMEs and the Head of the Council of the General Authority of Sports of the UAE, and Saeed Abdul Gaffar Hussain, the Secretary General of the General Authority of Sports of the UAE.

At the meeting, the participants discussed a wide variety of topics pertaining to the current state and development prospects of physical culture and sports in both countries: the question of state support for popular and priority sports in both countries, the development and implementation of large infrastructure projects in sports.

During the meeting Vadym Guttsait offered the UAE partners to increase cooperation by signing a Memorandum on Cooperation in Sports between the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Ukraine and the General Authority of Sports of the UAE. The Ukrainian party has already drafted the Memorandum and provided it to the partners for further review.

The Emirati guests also visited the exhibition at Ukraine’s Pavilion and observed some of the best innovative products made in Ukraine.