UEFA Newsroom > Football Social Responsibility https://uefa.newsmarket.com/football-social-responsibility/all f634ba41-535d-4326-b3fc-41c02eb3190e/Nissan partners with UEFA Foundation for Children and streetfootballworld to tackle youth employability challenges in France and the UK https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/nissan-partners-with-uefa-foundation-for-children-and-streetfootballworld-to-tackle-youth-employabil/s/f634ba41-535d-4326-b3fc-41c02eb3190e Nissan partners with UEFA Foundation for Children and streetfootballworld to tackle youth employability challenges in France and the UK PARIS, France & LONDON, England (15th February 2018) – Today Nissan is joining UEFA Foundation for Children and streetfootballworld to support grassroots organisations Sport dans la Ville in... ]]> 2/15/2018 9:00:00 AM d57926df-5697-4909-8e44-106f43b3c05f/Legendary Players Signing Up for Joint UEFA-United Nations Charity Football Match in Geneva https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/legendary-players-signing-up-for-joint-uefa-united-nations-charity-football-match-in-geneva/s/d57926df-5697-4909-8e44-106f43b3c05f Legendary Players Signing Up for Joint UEFA-United Nations Charity Football Match in Geneva Match for Solidarity Tickets Go on Sale UEFA and the United Nations Office in Geneva have announced that tickets for the Match For Solidarity went on sale today, as football legends continued to... ]]> 2/13/2018 4:47:00 PM 652c9bc6-062f-480a-a9d8-ff58f283cbfe/“Football is my life” – Abubacarr Konta, a young migrant from The Gambia, who is building a new life in Italy https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/-football-is-my-life----abubacarr-konta--a-young-migrant-from-the-gambia--who-is-building-a-new-life/s/652c9bc6-062f-480a-a9d8-ff58f283cbfe “Football is my life” – Abubacarr Konta, a young migrant from The Gambia, who is building a new life in Italy “Football unites people – that’s what I love about the game.” – Abubacarr Konta, a young migrant from The Gambia, who is building a new life in Italy. Every month, as part of its #EqualGame... ]]> 1/16/2018 10:00:00 AM c238e5ef-fbea-429b-a720-880c85474152/“It Shouldn’t Be A Problem For Any Gay Person To Play Football” https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/-it-shouldn-t-be-a-problem-for-any-gay-person-to-play-football-/s/c238e5ef-fbea-429b-a720-880c85474152 “It Shouldn’t Be A Problem For Any Gay Person To Play Football” “Gay footballers shouldn't have to feel like they can't play, and they shouldn't have to feel like they're out of place. They're not….” ─ young English footballer Liam Davis. MAIN ARTICLE Every... ]]> 12/19/2017 1:12:00 PM 5a6f32c9-ce38-44c5-bf67-f6da4e6075f2/Queen’s Baton Debuts in Vanuatu on Island of Fire https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/queen-s-baton-debuts-in-vanuatu-on-island-of-fire/s/5a6f32c9-ce38-44c5-bf67-f6da4e6075f2 Queen’s Baton Debuts in Vanuatu on Island of Fire Over 600 children celebrate arrival of the Queen’s Baton to Ambae at Just Play Emergency Programme festivals. Port Vila, 9 December 2017: On 9 December the Queen’s Baton arrived on the island of... ]]> 12/9/2017 10:22:00 AM 062a2627-5076-4df8-b940-5a437400ed64/UEFA Foundation for Children - Activity Report 2016/2017 https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-foundation-for-children---activity-report-2016-2017/s/062a2627-5076-4df8-b940-5a437400ed64 UEFA Foundation for Children - Activity Report 2016/2017 Since it was established in 2015, the UEFA Foundation for Children has made a considerable difference to the lives of thousands of children in Europe and beyond, bringing smiles to their faces,... ]]> 12/8/2017 7:07:00 PM ced369b4-b56f-43d2-b5a9-b64b30081af3/New Projects Funded by the UEFA Foundation for Children https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/new-projects-funded-by-the-uefa-foundation-for-children/s/ced369b4-b56f-43d2-b5a9-b64b30081af3 New Projects Funded by the UEFA Foundation for Children Additional funds allocated to 28 projects in support of vulnerable children around the world. The UEFA Foundation for Children's board of trustees, led by its new chairman, Aleksander Čeferin, met at ]]> 11/24/2017 12:02:00 PM 5dc19e60-322d-4d4b-b9d0-9e094abe555e/Aleksander Čeferin Becomes Chairman of The UEFA Foundation For Children https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/aleksander--eferin-becomes-chairman-of-the-uefa-foundation-for-children/s/5dc19e60-322d-4d4b-b9d0-9e094abe555e Aleksander Čeferin Becomes Chairman of The UEFA Foundation For Children Today, the UEFA president, Aleksander Čeferin, was elected as the new chairman of the UEFA Foundation for Children at the board of trustees’ meeting held at the UEFA’s headquarters in Nyon,... ]]> 11/22/2017 5:29:00 PM b4f4ee6f-c848-444a-a615-dc801b88387f/Just Play emergency programme set up in Vanuatu https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/just-play-emergency-programme-set-up-in-vanuatu/s/b4f4ee6f-c848-444a-a615-dc801b88387f Just Play emergency programme set up in Vanuatu On 28 September 2017, the Vanuatu Council of Ministers declared a state of emergency and ordered the mandatory evacuation of all 11,600 residents of Ambae Island amid the continuous eruption of... ]]> 11/21/2017 2:06:00 PM 4880758d-6a35-4ffc-849b-40b50ffe1e57/UEFA President Čeferin Inaugurates Pitch At Jordanian Refugee Camp https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-president--eferin-inaugurates-pitch-at-jordanian-refugee-camp/s/4880758d-6a35-4ffc-849b-40b50ffe1e57 UEFA President Čeferin Inaugurates Pitch At Jordanian Refugee Camp UEFA President Aleksander Čeferin has helped to officially open a new football pitch at the Za’atari Refugee Camp in Jordan, which will give thousands of children the opportunity to play the game... ]]> 9/13/2017 9:55:00 AM 2ba2f6f2-4081-40c9-a296-82b6f78e094f/UEFA Foundation Welcomes Continued Collaboration with FedEx in Support of ‘Football For Good’ Movement https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-foundation-welcomes-continued-collaboration-with-fedex-in-support-of--football-for-good--moveme/s/2ba2f6f2-4081-40c9-a296-82b6f78e094f UEFA Foundation Welcomes Continued Collaboration with FedEx in Support of ‘Football For Good’ Movement UEFA Ambassador Jerzy Dudek to Celebrate the inauguration of a second community pitch In Mragowo, Poland Following the huge success of the first Field in a Box delivered by the UEFA Foundation for... ]]> 9/4/2017 8:10:00 AM 8b0efb55-59ee-4a21-ac2b-cc601da09944/2017 UEFA Super Cup : Dream come true for hearing impaired youngsters https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/2017-uefa-super-cup---dream-come-true-for-hearing-impaired-youngsters/s/8b0efb55-59ee-4a21-ac2b-cc601da09944 2017 UEFA Super Cup : Dream come true for hearing impaired youngsters The Universal Language of Football Thanks to superb cooperation between UEFA and the UEFA Foundation for Children, 19 hard-of-hearing young people from Skopje were given the opportunity to perform... ]]> 8/17/2017 1:22:00 PM 22f3dd39-a8f2-4802-97cd-8b8a6b872f61/Football in support of diversity at 2017 UEFA Super Cup https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/football-in-support-of-diversity-at-2017-uefa-super-cup/s/22f3dd39-a8f2-4802-97cd-8b8a6b872f61 Football in support of diversity at 2017 UEFA Super Cup Hearing-impaired children from Skopje to perform a song using sign language For the third year, the UEFA Foundation for Children will play an active role in the UEFA Super Cup opening ceremony,... ]]> 8/7/2017 3:01:00 PM c81e1851-aae2-430c-8c60-d18ebe01e6af/UEFA Foundation for Children and Fedex Return to Cañada Real https://uefa.newsmarket.com/football-social-responsibility/uefa-foundation-for-children-and-fedex-return-to-ca-ada-real/s/c81e1851-aae2-430c-8c60-d18ebe01e6af UEFA Foundation for Children and Fedex Return to Cañada Real It has been a year since the UEFA Foundation for Children and FedEx, the main sponsor of the UEFA Europa League, built the first ‘Field in a Box’ in the Cañada Real district of Madrid, one of... ]]> 6/29/2017 5:12:00 PM 9a713890-3110-415b-9a16-f716dba22520/UEFA launches Together #WePlayStrong to inspire more girls to play football https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-launches-together--weplaystrong-to-inspire-more-girls-to-play-football/s/9a713890-3110-415b-9a16-f716dba22520 UEFA launches Together #WePlayStrong to inspire more girls to play football UEFA has today launched a ground-breaking campaign, aimed at transforming perceptions of women’s football and encouraging girls to take up and continue playing the game. This new initiative will... ]]> 6/1/2017 4:11:00 PM 21392d93-7e1b-4039-b308-56305d657fdc/UEFA Foundation for Children to put spotlight on parents at UEFA Women's Champions League final in Cardiff https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-foundation-for-children-to-put-spotlight-on-parents-at-uefa-women-s-champions-league-final-in-c/s/21392d93-7e1b-4039-b308-56305d657fdc UEFA Foundation for Children to put spotlight on parents at UEFA Women's Champions League final in Cardiff Parents will take a prominent part in the UEFA Women's Champions League final celebrations on Thursday - which is also the UN Global Day of Parents - to mark their role in children participating... ]]> 6/1/2017 1:11:00 PM d719b21f-fd70-4b2e-b2eb-7cfe80b76d1b/Colour blind awareness at Europa League final https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/colour-blind-awareness-at-europa-league-final/s/d719b21f-fd70-4b2e-b2eb-7cfe80b76d1b Colour blind awareness at Europa League final The UEFA Europa League Festival showcased how colour blind people see football – from a player, fan or coach perspective – to raise awareness about this issue among the football family. Being... ]]> 5/24/2017 5:26:00 PM 436057ea-8f19-4dce-a490-11a2f1fbaf8b/UEFA Europa League Dream for Local Children https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-europa-league-dream-for-local-children/s/436057ea-8f19-4dce-a490-11a2f1fbaf8b UEFA Europa League Dream for Local Children UEFA Foundation for Children and FedEx ready to offer an unforgettable experience to disadvantaged children in Stockholm The UEFA Foundation for Children is delighted to once again team up with... ]]> 5/24/2017 8:17:00 AM d8a77f87-4b58-46bf-a69b-ef8bc5456744/Goal in Life Foundation Kicks Off Unique Education Programme in Cyprus https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/goal-in-life-foundation-kicks-off-unique-education-programme-in-cyprus/s/d8a77f87-4b58-46bf-a69b-ef8bc5456744 Goal in Life Foundation Kicks Off Unique Education Programme in Cyprus Representatives of the UEFA Foundation for Children travelled to Cyprus in April at the invitation of a new foundation founded by active footballers and veteran players whose aim is to use the... ]]> 5/16/2017 8:25:00 AM 136d78f1-8e5a-4b1c-b73d-24196cbc22dc/2015/16 Football and Social Responsibility Report Out Now https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/2015-16-football-and-social-responsibility-report-out-now/s/136d78f1-8e5a-4b1c-b73d-24196cbc22dc 2015/16 Football and Social Responsibility Report Out Now UEFA EURO 2016 set new benchmarks for socially responsible tournament operations, UEFA member associations have organised projects across Europe and beyond thanks to new HatTrick social... ]]> 5/9/2017 1:53:00 PM 615afa76-eec6-4590-a586-5175577667ef/Behind the Scenes of UEFA Youth League with Camp Cinéma Children https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/behind-the-scenes-of-uefa-youth-league-with-camp-cinema-children/s/615afa76-eec6-4590-a586-5175577667ef Behind the Scenes of UEFA Youth League with Camp Cinéma Children As part of the UEFA Youth League finals, the UEFA Foundation for Children worked with Camp Cinéma, a local organisation that gives young people the opportunity to discover the world of film... ]]> 5/5/2017 4:10:00 PM ba858078-6cac-484e-b7bc-bcc2cd58467f/Plusport Player Escorts Take Centre Stage In The Super League https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/plusport-player-escorts-take-centre-stage-in-the-super-league/s/ba858078-6cac-484e-b7bc-bcc2cd58467f Plusport Player Escorts Take Centre Stage In The Super League On Sunday 30 April, 22 children and teenagers from Axpo PluSport football teams accompanied the players of Grasshopper Club Zürich and FC Lugano onto the pitch at Letzigrund stadium ahead of their... ]]> 5/1/2017 12:51:00 PM 94054a5b-f6e8-467f-831d-924e672b9521/Young Film Directors Seeking to Capture the Passion of the Game https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/young-film-directors-seeking-to-capture-the-passion-of-the-game/s/94054a5b-f6e8-467f-831d-924e672b9521 Young Film Directors Seeking to Capture the Passion of the Game The top European footballers of tomorrow will soon be in action at Colovray stadium in Nyon in the finals of the fourth edition of the UEFA Youth League. While FC Barcelona, SL Benfica, Real... ]]> 4/18/2017 3:45:00 PM fd16d01b-910b-4ed1-b1d9-8ca9c3ab75f9/Beyond the Green Pitch https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/beyond-the-green-pitch/s/fd16d01b-910b-4ed1-b1d9-8ca9c3ab75f9 Beyond the Green Pitch Founded in 2003, the Instituto Fazer Acontecer, based in Salvador de Bahia, promotes sports activities and training in human rights to young people living in disadvantaged areas. The main idea is... ]]> 4/18/2017 2:00:00 PM 6618d7c0-714b-4114-a67f-a14707efe78f/Tackling Social Exclusion in Burkina Faso https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/tackling-social-exclusion-in-burkina-faso/s/6618d7c0-714b-4114-a67f-a14707efe78f Tackling Social Exclusion in Burkina Faso OUR AIM Samusocial Burkina Faso (SSBF) is a Burkinabe association that was created 13 years ago with the support of Samusocial International. Its mission is to contribute to the fight against... ]]> 4/12/2017 9:47:00 AM 8f96bf5d-7e00-4915-a03d-adc6a31405b8/Improvement of Living Conditions of Street Children in Luanda https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/improvement-of-living-conditions-of-street-children-in-luanda/s/8f96bf5d-7e00-4915-a03d-adc6a31405b8 Improvement of Living Conditions of Street Children in Luanda OUR AIM Samusocial International in Angola helps promote an inclusive society by reinforcing actions and partnerships between civil society organisations and local authorities involved in caring... ]]> 4/12/2017 9:47:00 AM cedcbb0d-e7ba-42b7-96aa-5a353c2b1931/UEFA Foundation for Children presents projects to the UEFA Congress in Helsinki https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-foundation-for-children-presents-projects-to-the-uefa-congress-in-helsinki/s/cedcbb0d-e7ba-42b7-96aa-5a353c2b1931 UEFA Foundation for Children presents projects to the UEFA Congress in Helsinki UEFA Foundation for children is presenting to the 41th ordinary UEFA Congress in Helsinki a video that report about the work that has been achieved since 2 years, and how football can give back to... ]]> 4/5/2017 12:00:00 PM ce2a37d4-9348-45a3-a12a-5f984c65bf2c/Bophelo Ke Kgwele – “the Game, the Life!” https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/bophelo-ke-kgwele----the-game--the-life--/s/ce2a37d4-9348-45a3-a12a-5f984c65bf2c Bophelo Ke Kgwele – “the Game, the Life!” The UEFA Foundation for Children is supporting the Bophelo Ke Kgwele project in South Africa, the primary objective of which is to use the power of football to drive education and personal... ]]> 4/4/2017 10:28:00 AM 5a7ad708-c5bd-46e6-a5c1-aabc10a7e9e1/Football for Life Champions Academy in the Philippines https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/football-for-life-champions-academy-in-the-philippines/s/5a7ad708-c5bd-46e6-a5c1-aabc10a7e9e1 Football for Life Champions Academy in the Philippines On 8 November 2013, Typhoon Haiyan tore through the Philippines, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The islands of Leyte and Samar were hit particularly hard, including Leyte’s provincial... ]]> 4/4/2017 10:27:00 AM 6dbd7769-2922-44ef-8483-59655c2cc52f/Inter Campus in Israel and Palestine https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/inter-campus-in-israel-and-palestine/s/6dbd7769-2922-44ef-8483-59655c2cc52f Inter Campus in Israel and Palestine Inter Campus, FC Internazionale Milano's social programme, seeks to foster social, religious and racial equality worldwide, with a specific focus on children's rights. It uses football as an... ]]> 4/3/2017 2:07:00 PM 6fdaf1c9-a875-4f1f-80c9-f9596c7102c1/Sport After Reading and Play https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/sport-after-reading-and-play/s/6fdaf1c9-a875-4f1f-80c9-f9596c7102c1 Sport After Reading and Play According to the United Nations, Benin, Cameroon and Togo are some of the world’s poorest countries, ranked 166th, 153rd and 162nd respectively out of 188 in terms of human development. None of... ]]> 4/3/2017 9:07:00 AM 646d74da-803d-489b-9edf-16a2519d2d0f/ÇATED Pour Tes Dents: a Programme to Help Children With Autism Improve Their Dental Hygiene https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/-ated-pour-tes-dents--a-programme-to-help-children-with-autism-improve-their-dental-hygiene/s/646d74da-803d-489b-9edf-16a2519d2d0f ÇATED Pour Tes Dents: a Programme to Help Children With Autism Improve Their Dental Hygiene The UEFA Foundation for Children supports applied research projects designed to improve communication and education for autistic children in Europe. In 2015, the foundation’s board of trustees... ]]> 4/2/2017 9:00:00 AM 67594489-abae-46cb-a7b1-f5fc5b2af160/UEFA Foundation for Children Supports the "Goal Plus" Initiative in Switzerland to Encourage Every Child to Play Football https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/uefa-foundation-for-children-supports-the--goal-plus--initiative-in-switzerland-to-encourage-every-c/s/67594489-abae-46cb-a7b1-f5fc5b2af160 UEFA Foundation for Children Supports the "Goal Plus" Initiative in Switzerland to Encourage Every Child to Play Football Plusport is the umbrella organisation of all disabled sports in Switzerland. For more than 50 years, it has been promoting the integration of disabled people through sport. The UEFA Foundation for... ]]> 4/1/2017 4:07:00 PM 8ef78999-f229-4d83-9bc6-4d4277f5171a/UEFA Foundation for Children Supports Solidarité Aveugle (Blind Solidarity) to Promote and Develop Blind Football Activities in Bamako, Mali https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/uefa-foundation-for-children-supports-solidarit--aveugle--blind-solidarity--to-promote-and-develop-b/s/8ef78999-f229-4d83-9bc6-4d4277f5171a UEFA Foundation for Children Supports Solidarité Aveugle (Blind Solidarity) to Promote and Develop Blind Football Activities in Bamako, Mali The story began with keen photographer Catherine Cabrol taking pictures of blind and partially sighted children at the Institut des Jeunes Aveugles (IJA), a school for blind children in Bamako. Cather ]]> 4/1/2017 3:41:00 PM dbef5b9a-6669-429f-9122-fb3caaa7fcae/Hope through football https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/hope-through-football/s/dbef5b9a-6669-429f-9122-fb3caaa7fcae Hope through football “We play football to become better people – not necessarily better footballers.” This is the main motto of the ‘Goal Sti Ftohia’ (Kick Out Poverty) project, which is operating in Greece in the... ]]> 3/31/2017 1:23:00 PM 796492f6-83b5-4fce-9de7-148edfde2297/Fostering inclusion through football https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/fostering-inclusion-through-football/s/796492f6-83b5-4fce-9de7-148edfde2297 Fostering inclusion through football KICKFAIR seeks to bring children together, uniting refugees and non-refugees through their shared love of football. However, the KICKFAIR concept goes far beyond that. Playing the game is just an... ]]> 3/31/2017 1:21:00 PM 1358f26b-0f87-4b60-a4d1-5d91e908890f/UEFA Foundation for Children Extends Its Support to Communities and Schools in Jordan https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/uefa-foundation-for-children-extends-its-support-to-communities-and-schools-in-jordan/s/1358f26b-0f87-4b60-a4d1-5d91e908890f UEFA Foundation for Children Extends Its Support to Communities and Schools in Jordan KICK FOR HOPE – KARAK FOOTBALL COACHING COURSE With the help of the Jordanian Ministry of Education, the Jordanian Football Association and streetfootballworld, the UEFA Foundation For Children... ]]> 3/30/2017 9:15:00 AM 232af128-7e8c-46de-ad7b-427a54481582/We are #MORETHANFOOTBALL https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/we-are--morethanfootball/s/232af128-7e8c-46de-ad7b-427a54481582 We are #MORETHANFOOTBALL UEFA Foundation for Children is proud to partner with the European Football for Development Network (EFDN) – initiator of the first #Morethanfootball action week from 31st March to 6th April 2017.... ]]> 3/29/2017 9:03:00 AM 6942be5d-6abc-4aad-a2cb-53f3fe796aa6/FOOTBALL FOR ALL IN VIETNAM https://uefa.newsmarket.com/images-and-videos/football-for-all-in-vietnam/s/6942be5d-6abc-4aad-a2cb-53f3fe796aa6 FOOTBALL FOR ALL IN VIETNAM CONTEXT The Football for All in Vietnam (FFAV) project was initiated in 1997 and formally established in 2001 by means of a partnership between the Football Association of Norway (NFF) and the... ]]> 3/24/2017 8:01:00 AM b3fadce0-56a3-4840-b96b-26abf37ba4e9/Van Nistelrooy on disability and access to football https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/van-nistelrooy-on-disability-and-access-to-football/s/b3fadce0-56a3-4840-b96b-26abf37ba4e9 Van Nistelrooy on disability and access to football UEFA Champions League ambassador Ruud van Nistelrooy is supporting this week's Centre for Access to Football in Europe (CAFE)'s 'Total football, total access' campaign. To support UEFA social... ]]> 3/10/2017 8:29:00 AM 64b5edc2-9009-4dd9-b001-11644e48a2a2/Why does UEFA invest in education? https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/why-does-uefa-invest-in-education-/s/64b5edc2-9009-4dd9-b001-11644e48a2a2 Why does UEFA invest in education? UEFA invests in education to give football family people the skills and knowledge to help us develop the game. Let's look at the initiatives that are benefitting UEFA and European football. Why... ]]> 3/1/2017 3:18:00 PM 1d89d31d-a343-4528-830b-fa3611538322/New video available - UEFA and Sergio Ramos hand over €100,000 cheque to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/new-video-available---uefa-and-sergio-ramos-hand-over--100-000-cheque-to-the-international-committee/s/1d89d31d-a343-4528-830b-fa3611538322 New video available - UEFA and Sergio Ramos hand over €100,000 cheque to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos presents a €100,000 cheque on behalf of UEFA to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), before kick off in the UEFA Champions League match between... ]]> 2/15/2017 9:31:00 PM 60001c93-0d12-4b30-bea2-39cbf6b0cb79/Streetfootballworld Festival 2016 https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/streetfootballworld-festival-2016/s/60001c93-0d12-4b30-bea2-39cbf6b0cb79 Streetfootballworld Festival 2016 The streetfootballworld Festival16 in Lyon, hosted by the Sport dans la Ville association in the French city and backed by the UEFA Foundation for Children, will involve 500 youngsters from... ]]> 11/29/2016 3:53:00 PM 4c0d7a8d-f0b6-43ab-b48d-720e4c4a1fc8/EURO 2016 : joyeux, amical et responsable https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/euro-2016---joyeux--amical-et-responsable/s/4c0d7a8d-f0b6-43ab-b48d-720e4c4a1fc8 EURO 2016 : joyeux, amical et responsable La "responsabilité civique à tous niveaux" de l'UEFA est mise en avant dans le rapport de l'EURO 2016 sur la responsabilité sociale. Le rapport de l'UEFA EURO 2016 sur la responsabilité sociale et... ]]> 11/24/2016 9:28:00 AM 478d5dc7-9015-48df-be13-cc2ffbb60e2a/EURO 2016: a fun, friendly and responsible event https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/euro-2016--a-fun--friendly-and-responsible-event/s/478d5dc7-9015-48df-be13-cc2ffbb60e2a EURO 2016: a fun, friendly and responsible event UEFA and EURO 2016 SAS's "civic responsibility at all organisational levels" is emphasised in the UEFA EURO 2016 Social Responsibility and Sustainability Post-Event Report. The Social... ]]> 11/24/2016 9:01:00 AM b71b64e9-839d-483a-be9c-1eb57634a403/We believe football is for everyone https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/we-believe-football-is-for-everyone/s/b71b64e9-839d-483a-be9c-1eb57634a403 We believe football is for everyone We believe football is for everyone. Two young refugee children leaving in Norway made history at UEFA Super Cup Final 2016 as being the first ever player escorts in wheelchairs. ]]> 10/7/2016 3:54:00 PM 0da0a8d2-f699-4d71-9bff-f07c2bf8c256/Inauguration of the Za’atari House of Sports https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/inauguration-of-the-za-atari-house-of-sports/s/0da0a8d2-f699-4d71-9bff-f07c2bf8c256 Inauguration of the Za’atari House of Sports The House of Sports, constructed inside the camp, will provide a single umbrella facility for all sports activities in Za’atari refugee camp. The venue was officially opened in the presence of... ]]> 10/7/2016 3:44:00 PM daafac4f-9969-47cb-b514-46bcced0f285/20,000 Children’s smiles https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/20-000-children-s-smiles/s/daafac4f-9969-47cb-b514-46bcced0f285 20,000 Children’s smiles The UEFA Foundation for Children is inviting 20,000 deprived children to attend a UEFA EURO 2016 match. The children will be selected and looked after by host cities and associations that play a... ]]> 6/28/2016 3:50:00 PM b1945fa0-b5f2-4b08-a970-0d64b7d70b7b/HEALTH AND SOCIAL INTEGRATION THROUGH SPORT IN IRELAND https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/health-and-social-integration-through-sport-in-ireland/s/b1945fa0-b5f2-4b08-a970-0d64b7d70b7b HEALTH AND SOCIAL INTEGRATION THROUGH SPORT IN IRELAND CONTEXT The John Giles Foundation aims to promote sporting activities and a healthy lifestyle among children in disadvantaged communities across Ireland. There is a special focus on football,... ]]> 2/22/2016 8:01:00 AM a3122b0b-5696-425f-95ac-a01d88819c23/Spirit of Soccer https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/spirit-of-soccer/s/a3122b0b-5696-425f-95ac-a01d88819c23 Spirit of Soccer OUR AIM The UEFA Foundation for Children is supporting the Spirit of Soccer project in Iraq, the main aim of which is to use the power of football to educate children about the dangers of... ]]> 2/11/2016 8:00:00 AM f9d77be7-4d36-42bf-9b5e-3e3d5845050c/Play For Positive Change https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/play-for-positive-change/s/f9d77be7-4d36-42bf-9b5e-3e3d5845050c Play For Positive Change CONTEXT There are four main problems connected to access to sport in school in Nepal, which result in decreased participation, namely: lack of facilities, lack of knowledge, lack of equipment and... ]]> 2/4/2016 8:00:00 AM c32eda0e-7784-4bcc-8b4c-90d502e23257/Football United for Peace https://uefa.newsmarket.com/news/football-united-for-peace/s/c32eda0e-7784-4bcc-8b4c-90d502e23257 Football United for Peace A human chain created by 1,000 children, together with the players and the referee team, to promote peace and unit. The UEFA Super Cup match between FC Barcelona and Sevilla FC, which took place... ]]> 8/11/2015 3:52:00 PM