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Tag Archives: Social Responsibility

Driving change for the Global Football Community between adidas & Common Goal!

Today adidas are announcing a long-term partnership with Common Goal to help drive lasting social change for under-served communities, creating a better and more inclusive future through football. Based on a shared ambition to maximize football’s contribution towards a more equitable and inclusive world, we have pledged 1% of our …

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Football’s social responsibility: UEFA raises its game!

Football has demonstrated its power for social good throughout the pandemic, particularly by supporting local communities in their hour of need. By adding a new Responsibility pillar to its five-year strategy, UEFA has paved the way for football to fully leverage its influence to address key global issues. In a …

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UEFA’s frontline role: Environmental sustainability & social responsibility!

UEFA is serious about using the power of football to have a positive impact on global issues of environmental sustainability and social responsibility. Here, the director of football social responsibility at UEFA, Michele Uva, explains how the governing body is doing this. Why did UEFA launch the Cleaner Air, Better …

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Three India junior players participate in eGoal Social Responsibility Programme!

Three players from the Indian junior national teams are participating in the ‘eGoal – Virtual Social Responsibility Programme’ organized by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in partnership with Aurora, which kicked off on Monday, October 5 and consists of a total of nine sessions conducted over three weeks – concluding …

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Oceania FC & The FA team up to develop mentors!

A partnership between the Oceania Football Confederation and the English Football Association is adjusting to the new normal with the launch of a new webinar series; Developing Mentors. The pilot programme targets Tonga, Solomon Islands and Fiji, and is spread across five 90-minute sessions, all delivered online. The content is …

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FIFA & European Parliament to team up to address social issues through football!

FIFA President Gianni Infantino and European Parliament (EP) President David Sassoli have agreed to organising a joint event next year with the objective to address critical social issues via football following a fruitful meeting held today in Brussels. “We started a path at FIFA some years ago to invest football …

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UEFA support for grassroots sport starts close to home!

The Foundation for the Development of Sport in Nyon held its annual awards ceremony at UEFA’s headquarters this week, awarding grants to four local sports associations. The recipients of the 2019 grants are Swiss Disabled Sailing (CHF 20,000), Club Subaquatique de Nyon (scuba-diving club, CHF 20,000), Association Seven (organisation of …

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AFC President pledges more support for those in need in Asia!

Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President, pledged that the AFC will continue to use the power of football to benefit communities in need across Asia in the coming years. Speaking at the first meeting of the AFC’s Social Responsibility (SR) Committee for the cycle …

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CONCACAF Expands the NextPlay Social Responsibility Program to the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup!

The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) today announced the expansion of its CONCACAF NextPlay social responsibility program to the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Inspired by the diverse communities served by the Confederation, as well as its mission and values, CONCACAF NextPlay is a comprehensive grassroots …

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