Photo exhibition and presentation of 5th AIMAG at the UN Office in Geneva
03 April, 2017 (14:38)
On the 3rd of April a photo exhibition dedicated to the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games was inaugurated at the UN Office in Geneva. Representatives of diplomatic missions in Geneva and memebers of various international organizations were in attendance to view the exhibition that will be open until 11 April.
The Ambassador and Permanent Delegate of Turkmenistan at the UN Office in Geneva A.Haljanov said, “Sport is one of the most powerful mechanisms to consolidate peace and promote the development.” He also added that in the United Nations Summit Outcome Document on agenda-setting for the period after 2015 it is mentioned that sport is a major factor for the sustainable development, and 5th AIMAG held in Ashgabat without any doubt will make a great contribution in implementation of this task.
Items of the photo exhibition demonstrate the work done as part of preparation process for the major sport event in Ashgabat. The photos depict the moments from the test events, horse-relay and other remarkable and official events.
Moreover, different information resources and guidelines about the upcoming Games and the host country will be available for participants throughout the exhibition.