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Bhutan Football Federation launches Child Safeguarding Policy 2022!

The Bhutan Football Federation (BFF) launched the first edition of its Child Safeguarding Policy 2022 at the Changjiji BFF Academy in commemoration with His Majesty Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck’s 42nd birthday on February 21, 2022. BFF Executive Committee Member and Chairperson of Women’s Football, Zimbiri, and BFF General Secretary, Ugyen …

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AS Roma launches relief efforts for Ukrainian children alongside UNHCR!

AS Roma has begun providing aid and assistance to Ukrainian children affected by the war, supporting the UNHCR’s relief efforts via a number of new initiatives. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has put into place a programme of relief efforts to protect and help refugees in areas …

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UEFA Foundation for Children awards €1 million to assist Ukrainian children!

The members of the board of trustees of the UEFA Foundation for Children and its chairman, Aleksander Čeferin, have today allocated the 2022 UEFA Foundation Award of €1 million to help children in Ukraine as well as child refugees in neighbouring countries. These funds will finance initiatives from UEFA member …

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Pablo Zabaleta & Premier League trophy visit young leaders in Buenos Aires!

Pablo Zabaleta and the Premier League Trophy paid a special visit on Friday to the La Cava neighbourhood in Buenos Aires to meet Cityzens Giving young leaders who are using the power of football to help solve local water issues. Zabaleta took part in football-based water education games, engaged in …

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2020/21 UEFA Foundation for Children Activity Report!

The 2020/21 UEFA Foundation for Children Activity report shows the power of football to change lives despite the adversity brought about by the ongoing pandemic. The report highlights stories from children around the world who have benefitted from an array of UEFA Foundation projects. The COVID-19 pandemic that brought the …

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AFC establishes landmark Child Safeguarding Policy!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC)’s commitment towards fulfilling its duty of care and protection of the rights of children and young people as well as ensuring that football and all its related activities are carried out in a safe, positive and encouraging environment marked a significant milestone today with the …

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UEFA, UN & UEFA Foundation for Children unite for World Children’s Day 2021!

World Children’s Day was first established in 1954 as Universal Children’s Day and is celebrated on 20 November each year to promote international togetherness, awareness among children worldwide, and improving children’s welfare. Since 1990, World Children’s Day also marks the anniversary of the date that the UN General Assembly adopted …

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Football comes together to fight online abuse!

BT’s Hope United and the UEFA Foundation for Children team up to promote inclusion and eliminate discrimination around the UEFA Super Cup in Belfast. To raise awareness of the need to tackle online abuse and discrimination ahead of the UEFA Super Cup, BT Sport, with support from the UEFA Foundation …

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PUMA & Neymar Jr. inspires children from Brazil with incredible surprise!

Global superstar Neymar Jr. and PUMA teamed up to bring a special surprise to the children of Brazilian football club Centro da Coroa FC to encourage them to chase their dreams and to ‘Only See Great’. Only See Great’ inspires the next generation to achieve greatness on and off the …

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