The 25th General Assembly of the Association of National Olympic Committees was held with great success on the island of Crete in Greece.
The participation of the countries – members of the International Committee of Mediterranean Games was extremely big as 24 of the 26 National Olympic Committees attended the General Assembly.
On the eve of the opening of the General Assembly, on October 22, the host city contract for the organization of the 3rd Mediterranean Beach Games “Heraklion 2023” was officially signed and the Flag of the Mediterranean Games was handed over by the International Committee of the Mediterranean Games to the Greek side. It was the first official appearance of the new ICMG President Davide Tizzano.
During the General Assembly, the representatives of the National Olympic Committees, in the presence of ICMG Secretary General Iakovos Filippousis, had the opportunity to discuss and exchange views on sport in the Mediterranean basin, but also on the next Mediterranean Games, in 2022 in Oran and in 2023 in Heraklion.
The representatives of the National Olympic Committees at the ANOC General Assembly were:
Albania: President Fidel Ylli , Secretary General Gerti Shima
Algeria: President Abderrahmane Hammad, Secretary General Khireddine Barbari
Andorra: President Jaume Marti Mandico, Secretary General Josep Antoni Guerra Alvarez
Bosnia and Herzegovina: President Marijan Kvesic, Vice – Presidents Milanko Mucibabic, Izet Rado
Croatia: President Zlatko Matesa ,Vice- President Sanda Čorak, Secretary General Siniša Krajac
Cyprus: President Georgios Chrysostomou, Secretary General Andreas Georgiou
France: President Brigitte Henriques, Vice-President Jean-Pierre Siutat, Secretary General Didier Seminet
Greece: Vice- President Stelios Aggeloudis, Secretary General Manolis Kolympadis
Italy: Secretary General Carlo Leonardo Mornati
Κosovo: President Ismet Krasniqi , Secretary General Besim Aliti
Lebanon: President Boutros Jalkh , Secretary General Hassan Rustom
Libya: President Jamal Ezarrugh , Secretary General Khaled Ezankuli
Malta: Secretary General Joseph Cassar
Monaco: Secretary General Yvette Lambin – Berti
Montenegro: President Dusan Simonovic, Delegate Maja Pekovic
Morocco: Vice-President Hamid Lahlou – Kamal, Secretary General Abdellatif Idmahamma
North Macedonia: President Daniel Dimevski, Secretary General Sasho Popovski
Portugal: President José Manuel Constantino, Secretary General José Manuel Araujo
San Marino: President Gian Primo Giardi, Secretary General Eros Bologna
Serbia: President Bozidar Maljkovic, Secretary General Djordje Visacki
Slovenia: Secretary General Blaz Perko
Spain: Secretary General Maria Victoria Cabezas Alvarez De Estrada, Director Manuel Parga
Tunisia: President Mehrez Boussayene
Turkiye: President Ugur Erdener, Vice –President Kazim Ali Kiremitcioglu, Delegate Kubra Yildirim
The General Assembly was also attended by the members of the ANOC Executive Council Spyros Capralos (President of the NOC Greece), Alejandro Bravo Blanco (President of the NOC Spain) Neşe Gündoğan (Secretary General of the NOC Turkiye) and the member of the ΑΝΟC Events Commission Jean Michel Yves Brun.