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Fatimata Sidibe: Education & sport play a key role in children’s well-being & in building sustainable societies!

The International Day of Education celebrates the vital role that education plays in peace and human development and was launched by the United Nations in 2018. A year later, in September 2019, Puerto Rico became the first country to adopt FIFA Football for Schools (F4S), FIFA’s programme that aims to …

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FIFA Football for Schools celebrates United Nations (UN) International Day of Education!

The International Day of Education celebrates the vital role that education plays in peace and human development. It was launched by the United Nations in 2018, which was also the same year that the Football for Schools programme saw the light of day at the eighth FIFA Council meeting in …

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UEFA supporting UN global campaign for road safety!

UEFA will use the international appeal of its club competition finals to highlight the UN’s new global campaign for road safety, which aims to halve the number of traffic deaths worldwide by 2030. An estimated 1.35 million people die on the world’s roads each year, with more than 600 children …

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UN special advisor uses Anfield summit to praise the power of sport in combating hate!

Liverpool FC hosted an inspiring and engaging event attended by more than 100 delegates at Anfield this week at the United Nations and Eradicate Hate Global Sports Working Group Summit. The United Nations special advisor on the prevention of genocide used the event to praise, among other things, Reds players …

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Liverpool FC to host UN & Eradicate Hate Global Sports Working Group Summit!

Liverpool FC will welcome more than 100 representatives from elite sports across the UK and USA to Anfield this week for the United Nations and Eradicate Hate Global Sports Working Group Summit. In late 2022, LFC became a member of the Eradicate Hate Global Sports Working Group, which works to …

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Inter Milan’s Campus back at the United Nations!

On the occasion of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace organised by the Department of Global Communications (DGC) in collaboration with the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA), Inter Campus was once again the host and leader of the day dedicated to the role …

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Oceania Football Confederation joins United Nations ‘Football for the Goals’!

The Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) is pleased to announce it has been accepted as an official member of the United Nation’s Football for the Goals (FFTG). The programme is a UN initiative that provides a platform for the global football community to engage with and advocate for the 17 Sustainable Development …

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AS Roma commit to sustainability by signing UN Sports for Climate Action Framework!

AS Roma has reinforced its commitment to sustainability and climate action by signing the United Nations Sports for Climate Action Framework. The aim of the framework is to achieve a clear trajectory for the global sports community to deliver lasting changes and use the unifying power of sport to drive …

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FIFA partner with United Nations agencies to run social campaigns during FIFA World Cup!

As the clock ticks towards the kick-off of the 2022 FIFA World Cup, the world’s attention turns increasingly towards the biggest celebration of its most popular sport. Naturally, this attention will be focused on the football, however FIFA also recognises that our sport should use the unique platform our competition …

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AFC joins United Nations’ Football for the Goals initiative!

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC)’s commitment towards leveraging the power of football to instil positive change marked a significant milestone today after the Confederation was confirmed as the latest member of the United Nations’ (UN) Football for the Goals (FFTG) initiative. As the most populous Continent and home to two-thirds …

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