Sports Diplomacy has emerged as an integral part of efforts to build ever-strengthening relations between nations. Sports diplomacy uses the universal passion for sports as a way to transcend linguistic and sociocultural differences and bring people together. Participation in sports teaches leadership, teamwork, and communication skills that help young people succeed in all areas of their lives.
Sports diplomacy exchanges increase dialogue and cultural understanding among people around the world. The use of sports as a platform exposes international exchange participants to culture while providing them with an opportunity to establish links with sports professionals and peers.