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Sport is an essential part of European identity. EU policy promotes the role of sport for people, the community and the economy.

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European elections 2024

The European elections will take place on 6-9 June 2024. As an EU citizen, you can vote in your country of origin, from abroad or in the EU country you live in.

Find out how to and why vote

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European Week of Sport

The European Week of Sport is for everyone regardless of age, social background or fitness level. Try to #BeActive to boost your physical and mental health.

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EU Sport Forum

The EU Sport Forum engages stakeholders in structured dialogue about planning in the EU sport agenda. It's also a unique networking opportunity.

#BeActive Awards

The annual #BeActive awards celebrate the roles of individuals and projects in promoting sport and activity in multiple categories.

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  • It aims to promote sport and physical activity across Europe, and takes place every year from 23 to 30 September.

  • Recognising the role of individuals and projects in promoting sport and physical activity

  • The day provides advice, guidance and updates on policy, as well as practical information

  • Focusing on access to EU funding, health, innovation, and sustainability in the field of sport

  • A yearly event to discuss challenges, opportunities and the future of sport in the EU

  • Search, find and download sport-related documents, publications and other useful resources