NOWSPAR Executive Director Ms. Mwaba attended the closing ceremony of the Zambia Judo Association Olympic Solidarity Program on 3rd of June, 2015 as a guest of honour.
The Judo association has completed three months strategic planning with International Judo Federation and came up with 8 years Judo Development Strategic Plan through Olympic Solidarity program which was supported by National Olympic Committee.
Ms. Mwaba who is NOWSPAR Executive Director and a Board member of the National Sports Council of Zambia commended the Association on their Plan. The main government concerns on sport that Associations are encouraged to address are 1) transparency and good governance 2) access to sports for all, 3) rewards and recognition, 4) sustainability and 5) gender inclusion.
National Olympic Committee has encouraged other associations to take this Olympic Solidarity Program to develop their own associations.