Impact34 assists Baku secure the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in 2017

Impact34 were appointed by the National Olympic Committee of Azerbaijan (NOCA) to help deliver the bid strategy and candidature file to Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation and worked together with the NOCA to secure a unanimous decision by the ISSF at their 8th General Assembly in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Chingiz Huseynzada, Vice-President of the NOCA and recently re-elected Vice-President of the ISSF commented, “This is the beginning of a highly important period for the sporting culture of our nation. After our success in securing the 2015 European Games, the hosting of the 4th ISG in 2017 will make another important contribution to our standing both in the Muslim and international communities. We are a strong Islamic nation and are committed to helping and inspiring our friends around the world.”

Impact34 CEO Betina Kuperman stated, “We are so delighted that the National Olympic Committee of Azerbaijan and Baku secured this prominent and meaningful event. We strongly believe in Baku’s vision for the games, which is: Solidarity is our strength. The compact venue plan, which is also being built for the inaugural 2015 European Games in Baku, shows how the nation is determined to develop sports in the coming years. We are also very glad to have been involved in preparation of the bid strategy and the 'Baku 2017' candidature file.”

The Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games is scheduled to take place in June 23 to July 2, 2017.

26th of July, 2013