Special Consultative Status with UN Economic and Social Council since 2021
The next TAFISA World Sport for All Games will take place on June 18 – 24, 2021 in Lisbon, Portugal, organised by TAFISA Member the Portuguese Institute of Sport and Youth (IPDJ), the Sport Confederation of Portugal and the City of Lisbon.
The TAFISA Games is a week-long spectacular display of colour, dance, sports, culture, peace, friendship and fun. The Games festival offers a voyage of discovery around the globe, as delegations from every corner of the world showcase their Traditional Sports and Games (TSG), as well as unique and interesting modern sports (extreme, beach and new sports are just some examples).
TAFISA World Sport for All Games typically attract up to 50.000 participants and visitors from up to 100 countries, and has often been under the patronage of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and United Nations Educational, Science and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)