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Peace and Sport Forum: Pascal Gentil shared his charitable missions in the role of Champion for Peace

Pascal Gentil

Pascal Gentil, a French athlete born in 1973, is Olympic bronze medallist at the 2000 and 2004 Summer Olympics in taekwondo and a three-time winner of the European Championships. The athlete visited the Peace and Sport forum as Champion for Peace. The curious fact is that Pascal, apart from the incredible successes in sports, successfully performed himself as an actor, …

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Joel Bouzou: how sport can heal the world

Joel Bouzou and Prince Albert II

Joel Bouzou today is the president and founder of the organisation Peace and Sport. After ending his sporting career in 1992 he devoted his time to promoting sport in another way, aiming to achieve social cohesion and integration. In 1991, he founded the association «Rassemblement par le Sport» («Together through Sport») and created the «Champions in the Street» program, which helps …

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Rooftop veggie gardens? Easy!

Jessica Sbaraglia with Prince Albert

For Jessica Sbaraglia, founder of «Terre de Monaco», nothing is impossible! This motivated young athlete joins a long list of entrepreneurial Monegasque women. She wanted to create something that Monaco hasn’t seen for centuries—urban agriculture. And with the help of local businesses and a crowd-funding campaign, and the blessing of Prince Albert II, Jessica inaugurated her organic enterprise in 2016. …

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A Special Evening with Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov

Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov

This special occasion is not to be missed. Anna Netrebko is known to the most famous concert halls of the world, including the Metropolitan Opera in New York, La Scala in Milan, and the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in London. According to Forbes magazine, the opera soprano was awarded the title of People’s Artist of Russia in 2008, and …

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Art Patrons without borders: Maria and Sassan Behnam-Bakhtiar

Maria and Sassan Behnam-Bakhtiar

Since the beginning of the ancient world, art patronage has played an important role in art and cultural life. It is documented in detail in medieval and Renaissance Europe, but is also traced in Shogun-ruled Japan, and the kingdoms of south East Asia. Artists as diverse and significant as Michelangelo, Gustave Courbet, Pablo Picasso, Cy Twombly or Keith Haring all …

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