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    Poland Celebrates International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

    Today, Poland joins the global community in marking the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, recognizing sports’ power to foster unity and resilience. Established by the United Nations in 2013, this day highlights sports’ role in promoting social cohesion and international cooperation.

    In Poland, sports are deeply ingrained in the national fabric, serving as a catalyst for positive change from grassroots to professional levels. Notable initiatives like the “Sport for All” program promote inclusivity, ensuring everyone has access to sports regardless of background.

    Poland actively engages in international sporting events, using sports diplomacy to strengthen diplomatic ties worldwide. Today, the nation reaffirms its commitment to promoting values of tolerance and teamwork through sports, echoing the sentiment of renowned footballer Wojciech Szczęsny: “Sports have the power to change the world.”

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