The World Forum on Sport and Culture discusses and transmits information about the international contributions of sport, culture, economics, and their tangible and intangible legacy while coordinating with tourism to hold an international meeting in Tokyo and Kyoto that will serve as a kick-off event to enhance the Olympic/Paralympic movement after the 2016 games in Rio, working toward the 2019 Rugby World Cup, 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games and 2021 Kansai World Masters Games, etc.
 The Japanese government will host the event, centered around the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, with the cooperation of Kyoto Government and Kyoto City, related ministries, economic enterprises and local governments, etc. The forum is supported by the World Economic Forum.

The official website of the World Forum on Sport and Culture

The official website of the World Forum on Sport and Culture

(International Affairs Division)