On December 2nd, Prof. Muhammad Yunus and Prof. Okada (SBRC) met IOC president Thomas Bach and JOC president Tsunekazu Takeda in Tokyo, and agreed to collaborate with Yunus Social Business during the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, as well as during the Paris Olympics. Mr. Bach requested that Mr. Takeda and the JOC stay in touch with the SBRC in order to advance this collaboration. Mr. Takeda also said that he would like to move ahead with it.
On December 3rd, Prof. Muhammad Yunus and Prof. Okada visited Mr. Muto, the secretary general of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee, to talk about the Tokyo Olympic Games, exchange opinions, and establish a window for cooperation with Yunus Social Business. They also agreed to further consultations.