Zagreb, April 6, 2018 - Director of Croatian Olympic Academy Saša Ceraj and President of the Board of Directors of the Dražen Petrović Foundation, Biserka Petrović, signed an agreement on mutual cooperation in the implementation of the program "Olympic Ideals - Dražen Petrović" during 2018.

The cooperation is related to the organization of educational workshops for children of elementary or high schools at the premises of the Dražen Petrović Foundation during this year. The workshops consist of the introductory four-minute movie about the Dražen Petrović’s monument in Lausanne, a tour of the Museum-Memorial Center Dražen Petrović with professional guidance, a short lecture on life and work of Dražen Petrović and questions of the participants. At the end of the workshop, each school will receive two educational cartoons based on the character and work of Dražen Petrovic for the needs of the school library, two basketball balls with Dražen Petrović's image for the physical and health education at school and a wall poster for each workshop participant.

The aim of this cooperation is to promote the cultural dimension of sports and to popularize and spread the Olympic idea by combining sports with culture and education. (coc/coa/ap)