BAM INTERNATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
is an independent, non-profit international basketball
organization specialized for development and promotion
of basketball for the young categories of players.



THE AIMS OF THE BAM ASSOCIATION
Art. 3 (Statut of the BAM Movement)
 
The BAM Movement has the following aims:
A) to provide information to the children, parents, friends about the nature of the BAM MOVEMENT, such as for ex. practical application of the principles and regulations of the "Convention on the right of the child" concerning their rights to have rest, fun, amusement, and play as well as to freely participate, at the same time, in the cultural and art activities;
B) to accomplish close and effective collaboration and coordination with the FIBA (International Basketball Federation) in order to promote the game of basketball at the international level;
C) to accomplish close and effective collaboration with the United Nations and other important international institutions (CIO, UNICEF, etc.) in order to effectively promote and confirm the rights of children since they are special subjects of the international community;
D) to help the children in their development, guiding them to discover their future via the game of basketball at the international level;
E) to teach the children the significance of effort, tenacity and dedication;
F) to stimulate the creative and competitive spirit via the game of basketball;
G) to spread the game of basketball in the population of children and youngsters in a form of organized movement;
H) to organize international manifestations in order to promote the sport of basketball in the population of children and youngsters;
I) to organize international competitions for the children and observe educational results as well as social activity of every single child;
L) to encourage international contacts and cooperation within the BAM MOVEMENT;
M) to develop the spirit of peace, international understanding and tolerance;
N) to accomplish the goals of the BAM MOVEMENT in the entire world, especially in Europe;
O) to promote and realize fund raising, resources and contributions necessary in order to support the above mentioned activities.