Sports have united contries and people after events that have fragmented the world's peace. The 1948 Olympics, officially known as the game of the XIV Olympiad, were international multi-sport event which was held in London. After a 12 year haitus because of Workd War, these were the first Olympics since the 1936 games in Berlin. The Olympic Games are considered the world's foremost sports competition with more than 200 nations participating.
The Educational value of Sports inspires people to contribute to a peaceful future for humankind. One of the objectives of sport is to promote peace, respect, mutual understanding and goodwill that directly relates to the United Nations goals.
Sports promotes respect, friendship, solidarity and equality for disabled individuals.
Sports and Games play an important role in prioritizinf and implementing the convention on the rights of persons with disabilities. WEISO goals is to bring attention to sportsmanship in Paralympic events and promote sports for persons with disabilities reducing discrimination and highlighting their skills.