The 46th Congress meet of the International Hockey Federation launched its week long running programme in the National Capital New Delhi on Wednesday.
The congress meet which comes at an interval of two years, will conduct its meeting on November 3rd as the Lalit Hotel. Being the governing body of FIH, Congress makes strategic decisions for the development and governance of Hockey at the global level. The congress also includes agenda of reviewing the status of the game and evolution and development of the game worldwide.
The FIH President Narinder Dhruv Batra said that he is looking to develop the sport globally and gave details of the ten-year Hockey Revolution Strategy.
“Over the past years, we have worked tirelessly to develop and expand hockey worldwide. We have been almost halfway through the ten-year Hockey Revolution strategy. I am looking forward to holding fruitful discussions together. We strive to develop our sport globally and strengthen our governance to make hockey a global game,” Batra said.
Furthermore, delegates will elect four members to the Executive Board, while the Athletes’ committee will also be renewed. Other items on the agenda include the ratification of the appointment of the President of the Judicial Commission, an update on the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Solidarity Foundation as well as a report on the FIH finances. The ongoing 46th FIH will conclude on November 3.