Football4Good in history: Didier Drogba and the Ivorian Civil War
Looking back to 2005, the role that the Ivorian football team, and in particular Didier Drogba, played on and off the pitch in healing the rifts of the Ivorian Civil War exemplifies the potential sport holds to overcome conflict and bring communities to
Getting the ‘development’ right in sport for development
The UNICEF Office of Research, with the support of the Barça Foundation, conducted and published their research into child-focused sport for development - highlighting key factors for an effective S4D programme.
The #WhiteCard campaign successfully ends at FISE Hiroshima reaching 98 million* people worldwide
The 6th edition of the #WhiteCard campaign, and initiative started by Peace and Sport in 2014, culminated in the city of peace, Hiroshima, with an international and multidisciplinary sports tournament - the FISE World Series.
Galaxy Sports Academy hosts seminar on opportunities for women in sports in Pakistan
Galaxy Sports Academy, founded by international hockey player Rabia Qadir, held a seminar in Lahore, Pakistan to encourage young girls to be involved with sports on and off the pitch.
Girls helping girls — Skateistan’s new mentorship programme
Early this year Skateistan, the award winning non-profit organisation using skateboarding to support and engage disadvantaged children, launched a new pilot programme in Johannesburg that pairs young girls with a peer mentor to support their development
Visa application procedure for Republic of Azerbaijan for the Europa League Final
On 29 May 2019 the Europa League Final will take place in the Baku Olympic Stadium in the capital city Baku, Republic of Azerbaijan. Fans wanting to travel to Azerbaijan for the final should be aware of the visa requirements and application process.