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Organising Committees for the Olympic Games

   

Mission

   

Main tasks

The Organising Committee's work covers different areas in the Olympic Games' organisation.                                          

The main tasks for the Organising Committees of the Olympic Games are:

  • To give equal treatment to every sport on the programme and ensure that competitions are held according to the rules of the International Sports Federations (IFs);
  • To ensure that no political demonstration or meeting is held on Olympic sites;
  • To choose and, if necessary, create the required installations: competition venues, stadiums and training halls; to arrange for the required equipment;
  • To lodge the athletes, their entourage, the officials;
  • To organise medical services;
  • To solve transportation problems;
  • To meet the requirements of the mass media in order to offer the public the best possible information on the Games;
  • To organise cultural events that are an essential element of the celebration of the Olympic Games;
  • To write the Final Report on the celebration of the Games in the two official languages and distribute it within two years after the end of the Games.
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