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More than Medals: Youth, Sports, Prosperity, and Security

February 6, 2014 • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm EST

The Youth, Prosperity, and Security Initiative cordially invites you to:

More than Medals: Youth, Sports, Prosperity, and Security


A Panel Discussion with:

Tom Dolan
2-Time Olympic Champion
Founder, Tom Dolan Swim School

Brendan Tuohey
Founder and Executive Director
Peace Players International

Mori Taheripour
Senior Adviser, Sport for Development
United States Agency for International Development

Rebecca Zylberman
Lead, Global Society Partnerships
British Council

Moderated by:

Nicole Goldin
Director, Youth, Prosperity and Security Initiative

Center for Strategic and International Studies
Thursday, February 6, 2014 10:30am - 12:00pm
2nd Floor Conference Room, CSIS
1616 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20036

February 6, 2014 marks the opening of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Sports are an important way to help prepare youth for success off the field, as well as be a tool to bring people together in friendship and peace. Please join us as we consider sports' contribution to youth development, and how competition, international exposure, and the Olympics experience encourage friendship, tolerance, and peace among young people and their communities worldwide.

Nicole Goldin
Senior Associate (Non-resident), Project on Prosperity and Development