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Tag Archives: Sustainability

PreZero & RB Leipzig begin partnership for sustainability & resource efficiency!

Together for a sustainable future! Bundesliga side RB Leipzig and environmental service provider PreZero have started a new partnership in order to take responsibility together and to take waste management and resource awareness to the next level in the Bundesliga. PreZero will become the ‘official supplier’ for the Red Bulls …

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DFL launches further education programme with Leuphana University & SPONSORs!

The DFL Deutsche Fußball Liga is partner and co-creator of the new “Sustainability in Sport Organisations” further education programme, which provides academic support for employees of the Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 clubs to build on their sustainability expertise. The programme is being implemented in association with Leuphana University Lüneburg and …

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Football takes lead role at sustainability festival!

Topics such as embedding sustainability practices within coaching and infrastructure were discussed at the Green & Blue Festival in Milan. Football’s growing role in the field of social and environmental sustainability was highlighted at the recent Green & Blue Festival in Milan. Speaking on a panel entitled ‘And what about …

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Bundesliga & Bundesliga 2 clubs adopt sustainability criteria for licensing regulations!

The Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 have become the first major professional football leagues to include a binding sustainability guideline in their licensing regulations. The Members Assembly of the DFL passed a resolution to this effect on Monday, May 30. With this decision, the clubs are continuing on the path they …

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Bayern Munich unveils sustainable football pitch for grassroots sport!

In the 90 minutes on the pitch you are a team. Everybody gives their all for each other. You look after each other. You win together, you lose together. Individual differences become joint strengths. FC Bayern is: a family. But that does not stop when the final whistle is blown. …

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UEFA signs sustainability-based Memorandum of Understanding with UNECE!

UEFA and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the aim of showing how football and hosting UEFA events can support cities to become more sustainable. To celebrate the agreement, a side event entitled ‘Football as accelerator of change’ featuring keynote speeches …

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Ten sustainability features of the 2021 FIFA Arab Cup!

One of the most important aspects of the 2021 FIFA Arab Cup – Qatar was the tournament’s commitment to sustainability. Here, we run through ten key sustainability features of the event, which took place from 30 November to 18 December and provided Qatar with the perfect opportunity to fine-tune its …

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UEFA unveils sustainability strategy focusing on human rights and the environment!

‘Strength through Unity’ aims to inspire, activate and accelerate collective action to respect human rights and the environment within the context of European football through to 2030. UEFA has announced the launch of its innovative Football Sustainability Strategy 2030 – ‘Strength through Unity’, a long-term commitment by UEFA. Through its …

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Sustainability becomes licensing criterion for Bundesliga & Bundesliga 2!

The Bundesliga and Bundesliga 2 are the first major professional football leagues to include mandatory sustainability criteria in their licensing regulations. The clubs approved this resolution at the DFL Members Assembly on Tuesday, December 14. The process is planned to be implemented in several stages: At yesterday’s Members Assembly, the …

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Audi & Bayern Munich are committed to sustainability!

FC Bayern Munich is committed to sustainability! Last week, FCB executive board chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, executive board member Oliver Kahn and AUDI AG board member for sales and marketing Hildegard Wortmann officially unveiled a plan to construct 38 charging points at the club training ground on Säbener Strasse. These are …

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