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Parallel Session 2
Parallel Session 2
PyeongChang Olympic Legacy and Sports & Tourism Development Initiative
Date
2020. 02. 09.16:00 - 18:00
Place
Auditorium
Language
Korean 
Session
Information
The Parallel sesson 2 is hosted by Pyeongchang-gun with the topic named ‘Pyeongchang Olympic Legacy and Sports Tourism Development Initiative’. This sesson has an objective to find ways to boost the local economy combining the peace and the sports legacies derived from
the Pyeongchang Olympics. It is also targeted to make up an opportunity to communicate with citizens and realize peace together in order to spread the peace spirit of PyeongChang.
Organization
PyeongChang-gun
Organization Information
PyeongChang- of which name has the meaning of ‘the place where people shout the peace out loud like the sun rises intensely’- has beautiful natural scenery including Odaesan National Park and Pyeongchang River and has the title of culture & tourist city. In the same time, it is the center of leisure sports in Korea as the
host city of Winter Olympics. PyeongChang has successfully hosted the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics and settled down as the city of peace, continuing on the progress for peace legacy projects derived from the
games. Starting with the first PyeongChang Peace Forum held on February 2019, it has promoted culture &tourist projects and education projects associating with peace such as PyeongChang North-South Peace Film
Festival and Peace academy. Following this PyeongChang Peace Forum 2020, various events are successively opening in PyeongChang including Soohorang-Bandabi Sports Camp 2020, International Children’s Winter Games 2021, PyeongChang 2020 International Leisure Sports Expo, and 2024 Winter Youth Olympics.
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