Commonwealth Games 2018 : Assignment

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Table of ContentsINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................1Background and Operations:............................................................................................................1Economic Impact to the Gold Coast/Queensland :..........................................................................4CONCLUSION................................................................................................................................5.........................................................................................................................................................5REFERENCES................................................................................................................................6
INTRODUCTIONCommonwealth games is termed to be an event that engages one for the amusement orfun. It is organised internationally which involves multi sports such as athletes, hockey, tabletennis etc. These are the worlds third largest multi sports event organised after the event of theOlympics games. The event of commonwealth were organised with the purpose of promoting thedemocracy, literacy, human rights, better governance, free trade and world peace. The main aimbehind the event of the commonwealth games is to unite the family through the help of sports. Inthis present project the areas where the emphasis is given is on the background and main reasonbehind the arrangement of this event and its impact on the stability of the economy. The reportwill also cover the study about the financial, social and environmental perspective.Background and Operations:The event of Commonwealth games were known as British Empire games during thetime of 1930 and than later on termed as the Common Wealth Games. This event is held withinevery four year in different different nations. These games are organised under the federationwho are responsible for guiding and controlling the activities within the Common wealth games.As the event is held at every four year, during the year 2018 the event was organised in asystematic manner by the gold Coast. The time period of the game was from 4thApril to 15thApril in Australia. This was the fifth time when Australia hosted this event. The games consistsof the 19 sports considering Badminton, hockey, Boxing etc. At that time the federation of theCommonwealth considered 6600 athletes, including 300 para-athletes. This was the first timewhere the event was successful in managing the number of games and events equal for men andwomen. During the year of the 2018 the event gain more success and was held in the bestmanner as all the functions starting from the opening ceremony to the closing ceremony wasperformed in the planned manner with proper estimated budget(Gray and Porter, 2015).The main purpose behind hosting this event is to bring economic stability by thepromotion of the democracy, literacy, human rights, free trade and world peace. Organising anevent has also provide certain benefits to the host nation such as this will support the host nationto raise their prestige among other nation and will also supports them in improving theireconomy's infrastructure and earning as hosting an event will lead to increase amount of tourismthrough which the earning of foreign currency can also be done. This will also increase the1
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