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2019 World Deaf Cycling Championships: update Please see the video for the 2019 World Deaf Cycling Championships
Posted: 2019 Jun 11

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2019 World Deaf Cycling Championships: confirmation Turkish Deaf Sport Federation (Turkey) has been confirmed as the host of the World Deaf Cycling Championships in Turkey
Posted: 2019 Jun 05

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2020 World Deaf Football Championships: update Korea Deaf Sport Federation has been confirmed as the host of the 4th World Deaf Football Championships in Changwon on 05 - 20 September 2020.
Posted: 2019 Jun 05

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SportAccord and GAISF meetings in Gold Coast It certainly shows we are not alone in dealing with these important issues and that we have a whole community of international federations for support and advice.
Posted: 2019 May 21

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2019 World Deaf Tennis Championships Update Turkish Deaf Sport Federation (Turkey) has been confirmed as the host of the 2nd World Deaf Tennis Championships in Antalya, Turkey
Posted: 2019 May 04

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Curling competitions at the 2019 Winter Deaflympics For the curling competition at the 2019 Winter Deaflympics from 11-20 December 2019 in Madesimo, Italy, ICSD Executive Board has decided to increase the maximum number of teams for both genders from ten (10) to twelve (12).
Posted: 2019 May 04

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ICSD Legal Committee invites candidates for members The ICSD is seeking for new members - representatives from EDSO (Europe), CADS (Africa) and PANAMDES (Americas) Regions.
Posted: 2019 Apr 30

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2019 World Deaf Cycling Championships: update Information on the 2019 World Deaf Cycling Championships in Turkey
Posted: 2019 Apr 29

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News from Lausanne The ICSD Board has been in meetings for the last two days. The meeting with the IOC was an opportunity to follow up on items discussed at our previous meeting. We also agreed to work on strengthening our partnership as per our memorandum of understanding
Posted: 2019 Apr 14

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ICSD Announcement The ICSD Board and I are delighted to advise that the ICSD CEO, Mr Dmitry Rebrov has been appointed by the United Nations to sit on their Committee of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)
Posted: 2019 Mar 11

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2020 World Deaf Championships Update Switzerland has been confirmed as the host of the 2nd World Deaf Shooting Championships on 14-20 June 2020. Turkey has been confirmed as the host of the World Deaf Wrestling Championships on 01-06 June 2020.
Posted: 2019 Mar 03

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DIFA Seminar in Bangkok DIFA organized and held this football seminar on topical issues of development, which was very positive and informative for all participants.
Posted: 2019 Mar 01

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2020 World Deaf Volleyball Championships Update Italy has been confirmed as the host of the 4th World Deaf Volleyball Championships
Posted: 2019 Feb 21

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Chess for 2019 Winter Deaflympics Information on chess for 2019 Winter Deaflympics in Italy
Posted: 2019 Feb 16

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Update Brazil Symposium On the weekend, the ICSD Executive Board met to discuss advice received from the Organising Committee of the Brazil Symposium that due to low numbers of members indicating their intention to participate that they were not progressing with the symposium. I
Posted: 2019 Feb 12

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Voting privileges for Associate Members One is to review a possible change in voting privileges for associate members. Currently, only full members meaning national deaf sports federations can vote at the Congress.
Posted: 2019 Jan 28

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ICSD Technical Commission Update
Posted: 2019 Jan 25

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Status of the ICSD Technical Directors The TDs are on volunteer-based; moreover, they are ready to work for World Deaf Sports Championships and Deaflympics.
Posted: 2019 Jan 23

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Reform Commisison - Option on new MOU arrangement with our IDSFs At our recent meeting, the commission discussed establishing new MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) arrangement with our IDSFs (International Deaf Sports Federations).
Posted: 2019 Jan 22

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Independent ICSD Ethics and Complaints Commission We discussed having an independent Ethics and Complaints Commission at ICSD. Its purpose will be to resolve any complaints raised under its terms of reference.
Posted: 2019 Jan 21

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The ICSD Reform Symposium in Brazil It is with pleasure that I advise that the ICSD Executive Board have approved the hosting of the 2nd ICSD Reform Symposium
Posted: 2019 Jan 20

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2019 World Deaf Basketball Championships Update Polish Deaf Sports Accosiation (Poland) has been confirmed as the host of the World Deaf Basketball Championships
Posted: 2019 Jan 17

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ICSD Reform and Associate Members? One of these initiatives is a new membership process for sports to become an ICSD Associate Members (IDSF)
Posted: 2019 Jan 13

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ICSD Reform for Athletes? One of these recommendations is to establish an ICSD Athletes Commission and for the Chair of the Athletes Commission to have a seat on the ICSD Executive Board with voting rights.
Posted: 2019 Jan 13

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New ICSD Legal Commisison The ICSD board has approved the establishment of the ICSD Legal Commission. Its main work will be to provide legal review of the current constitution and bylaws as well the proposed new constitution and bylaws.
Posted: 2019 Jan 11