Geneva, 13 August 2023 - The Geneva-based Sports Integrity Global Alliance (SIGA) announced the organization of the Integrity Match, in cooperation with the Brazilian club Sao Paulo, with the participation of football legends at the Morumbi Stadium in the city of Sao Paulo on Sep. 4.
As the anticipation builds for the fourth annual Sport Integrity Week , Latin America is poised to play a pivotal role in SIGA's flagship thought leadership event, SIGA said in a press statement.
This week's inclusion of new hosting partners from Brazil, as well as the announcement of the Integrity Match, a game organized by SIGA in collaboration with Sao Paulo FC, solidifies Brazil's commitment to promoting Integrity in sport, the statement added.
With the involvement of hosting partners in Sao Paulo, Brasilia, Belo Horizonte, Avellaneda, Malalcuello, and Mexico City, the region is set to take the lead in driving meaningful change during Sport Integrity Week 2023.
SIGA's thought leadership event saw an impressive number of Latin American organizations pledging their commitment. This week brings exciting news with the addition of Integrity4All of and the Institute for Prevention & Fight Against Money Laundering (IPLD). Both add to a pioneering group including Sao Paulo FC, Clube Atlético Mineiro, Racing Club, Universidade do Futebol, Brazilian Confederation of Snow Sports, Sport Integrity Mexico, Parliamentary Front for the Modernisation of Football, Movement for Integrity in Football, Globo TV, Sao Paulo Municipal Secretariat Sport & Leisure, the responsibility programme Em Busca de Uma Estrela and Pacto Pelo Esporte.
The Sport Integrity Forum hosted by SIGA LATIN AMERICA on 4 September in Sao Paulo at the auditorium of Morumbi Stadium will serve as a critical platform for Latin American stakeholders. Registrations for this event are free but limited.
The Sport Integrity Week 2023, from September 2nd to 9th, is a game-changer, uniting global stakeholders. Latin America's passion for sports integrity leads the way, driving positive change for sports' sustainable growth across the region and beyond.