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Play Fair Code
Signing the Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions was the formal kick-off for building and structuring a solid foundation for the future National Platform Austria. Following a request by its Ministry of Sport, Austria’s Council of Ministers decided in January to sign up to the Council of Europe’s Convention on Manipulation of Sports Competitions. The Convention was officially signed by Austrian Minister of Sport Hans Peter Doskozil on 2 June 2016, as part of an international conference being held in Vienna. At the joint press conference of the Ministry of Sport and the Play Fair Code on February 27th 2017, Austrian Minister of Sport Hans Peter Doskozil confirmed his clear commitment to the Play Fair Code as well as to the Council of Europe Convention on the Manipulation of Sports Competitions. Two milestones for the integrity of Austrian sport.
9 December 2020
Annual Report 2020 available for download
The recent version of the Play Fair Code Annual Report has just been released. Please find the link to our download section below.
Handball-juniors national team
13 November 2020
Flexibility rules
2020 early on taught on all ends that we have to be very flexible and adaptable. The Play Fair Code more than coped with this challenge.
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12 November 2020
Basketball pros trained again
Prevention is key to combat match-fixing, but it is not a magic wand. "As much as there is awareness rasing and warnings, there is no guarantee at all that things can and are still happeningl," says Günter Kaltenbrunner. "That is why we have to keep on working and spreading our messages and our knowledge."
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11 November 2020
Integrity Workshop 2.0 - Virtual seminar for the EHF
At the invitation of the European Handball Federation (EHF), Severin Moritzer made an expert contribution to an online workshop as part of the 2nd module of the current EHF Master Coach course.