Kosovo Olympic Committee celebrated the International Day of the Environment and Sports
The Kosovo Olympic Committee, in cooperation with the “Let us Clean Kosovo” (“Ta Pastrojmë Kosovën”) organization, celebrated the International Day of Sports and Environment.
The activity was held at the premises of the Oncology Hospital in the University Clinical Center of Kosovo (UCCK), while apart from the KOC and TPK leaders, other managers of the sports federations, athletes, and physicians attended the activity.
In his speech on the relevance of this Day, President Krasniqi called upon all participants to ensure the protection of environment, plant trees, so that we could all contribute together to the health of our families, our children specifically, who have various sports activities every day.
“We planted the Olympic Tree today, so that we could jointly convey a message of preservation of a clean, safe and health environment, especially in sensitive areas such as the UCCK, and other places hosting sports activities”, stated President Krasniqi.
The attendees planted the Olympic Tree 2021, and dozens of other saplings in the facilities of the Oncology Hospital. For the needs of the patients in this hospital, the KOC also donated a bicycle, which was welcome by the managers of the hospital.