Olympic progress for women – Seiko Hashimoto set to replace Yoshiro Mori
Seiko Hashimoto, 56, Japan’s Olympics minister and a competitor in seven Games, looks set to replace Yoshiro Mori as president...
By Reuters | 4 months ago
New Tokyo 2020 chief needs deep understanding of gender equality
Whoever becomes the next president of the Tokyo Olympic organising committee must have a deep understanding of gender equality, organisers said.
Reuters | 4 months ago
Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori steps down over sexism row
The head of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Yoshiro Mori has resigned after becoming embroiled in a sexism row when he said women 'talk too much'.
Mirror | 4 months ago
Feb 11, 2021
Tokyo 2020 President Mori to resign over sexist comments - media
Yoshiro Mori, president of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics organising committee, is set to step down over sexist remarks he made that women talked too much.
Feb 09, 2021
IOC says Tokyo 2020 chief Mori comments about women 'absolutely inappropriate'
Mori has come under fire for saying last week that meetings with female participants take a long time, adding that they “get competitive”...
Feb 03, 2021
Tokyo 2020 chief Mori makes sexist remarks at Games meeting
The president of the Tokyo 2020 organising committee told a meeting on Wednesday that female directors talked too much, which was “annoying”...
Feb 02, 2021
Olympics will go ahead regardless of pandemic situation: Tokyo 2020 president
Tokyo 2020 President Yoshiro Mori said on Tuesday that Japan would hold the Summer Olympics regardless of the situation with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Germany salvage late draw against Hungary to head for Euro 2020 last 16