Lausanne, 12 October 2015
The first allocation phase regarding material aid is now completed (February to September 2015). During this operation, 49 federations received direct equipment aid. The Sports Department is now focusing on the second phase of this programme.
Following an in-depth analysis of each file, and with the criteria established during the first allocation having been met, 31 federations will now receive material aid.
- For Europe: Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Greece, Latvia, Luxembourg, Georgia, the Czech Republic,
- For Asia: Bahrain, Cambodia, Nepal, the Philippines, Tajikistan, the United Arab Emirates, the Asian Fencing Confederation, (a video refereeing system)
- For America: Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Venezuela, Antigua and Barbuda,
- For Africa: Rwanda, Togo, Ghana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Botswana,
- For Oceania: Samoa
This list will be published on the FIE website, along with the financial amount of aid granted, once the equipment has been dispatched to its recipients.