‘Sports for all’
KUWAIT: The commission tasked with drafting the national sports strategy, “sports for all,” has held its first meeting under chairmanship of Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah. The Public Authority for Sport (PAS) said in a statement on Friday that the meeting was held at its headquarters, with attendance of members of the commission. Due to the international suspension of sports in the State of Kuwait, the national sports authorities, with participation of experts, have assessed the sector and drafted a strategy for overhauling it, the statement confirmed. The strategy, adopted by the Cabinet, covers sports for communities, entertainment, women (Olympic and non-Olympic) and sports for citizens of special needs. The statement indicated that the conferees discussed plans for updating the financial and administrative sections.