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Jeollnamdo Province Shows Intention to Support the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade

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Jeollnamdo Province Shows Intention to Support the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade

Jeollanamdo has announced that it will play an  active role in the 2015 Gwangju Summer Universiade.

According to the province, 17 out of 38 Universiade stadiums are located in the Jeollanamdo region and the province has promised to do its best to improve infrastructure, such as building entranceways and renovating stadiums.

Jeollanamdo has assigned 46 public officers to the Universiade committee and a Task Force for the event started working this month.

In addition, it will select a total of 11 areas of support, including stadium management, publications, culture events, sanitation, accommodations, and traffic control and will aim at systematic cooperation with the committee.

Meanwhile, 9 districts with stadiums, including Naju, Mokpo, and Muan are to reorganize facilities, set up signs, put artwork on the streets, and clear illegal advertisements. They are also recruiting volunteers to help with traffic, medical needs, cleaning, and so on.

In addition, Jeollanamdo is going to run tour programs with Gwangju and develop various tour packages with art performances and events along with traditional culture experiences.

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