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The Football People Festival opens its door in an online format this year

Tuesday 03 November 2020

On 21 October, “Gendered Violence in Sport: What is it and how do we tackle it?” mainly examined what needs to change in the football ecosystem which enables sexism, and the structures of sport that fail to act on it to ensure safety for women as players, coaches, and fans. Jessica Luther (author and journalist) moderated the session with Dr. Claudia Benavides Ambs (Sport Management at Arkansas State University), Joyce Cook (Chief Societal Responsibility and Education Officer at UEFA), and Solvejg Wolfers (Ph.D. student at University of Warwick). Considering speakers’ heterogeneous backgrounds, the discussion was broad and passionate- several aspects...

The Football People Festival opens its door in an online format this year

The Football People Festival opens its door in an online format this year

Tuesday 03 November 2020

On 21 October, “Gendered Violence in Sport: What is...

European Commission’s public consultation and call for an expert migrant group on integration are still open!

European Commission’s public consultation and call for an expert migrant group on integration are still open!

Friday 11 September 2020

Late July 2020, the European Commission launched a EU-wide...

Mentorship in the integration of refugees through sport field: Apply now!

Mentorship in the integration of refugees through sport field: Apply now!

Tuesday 28 July 2020

The IRTS Networking Platform’s (Integration of Refugees Through Sport)...

IRTS Networking Platform launch webinar

IRTS Networking Platform launch webinar

Tuesday 23 June 2020

On June 23rd Sport and Citizenship’s long standing partner...

Our worlds are at a standstill, not our social issues

Our worlds are at a standstill, not our social issues

Thursday 18 June 2020

It’s as if someone hit the pause button on...

How FIRE ties in with Romanian Football Federation ?

How FIRE ties in with Romanian Football Federation ?

Wednesday 15 April 2020

The Romanian Football Federation is the representative association of...

How FIRE ties in with Fundacja dla Wolności ?

How FIRE ties in with Fundacja dla Wolności ?

Wednesday 15 April 2020

Fundacja dla Wolności (Foundation for Freedom) is a nonprofit...

How FIRE ties in with Royal Belgian Football Association ?

How FIRE ties in with Royal Belgian Football Association ?

Tuesday 14 April 2020

The Belgian FA is the official association that deals...

How FIRE ties in with the Scottish FA ?

How FIRE ties in with the Scottish FA ?

Tuesday 14 April 2020

Founded in 1873 and based at Hampden Park, in...

How FIRE ties in with FUNDACIÓN LaLiga ?

How FIRE ties in with FUNDACIÓN LaLiga ?

Tuesday 14 April 2020

FUNDACIÓN LaLiga is the organization through which LaLiga carries...

European Commission Sport Unit’s first policy breakfast of 2020

European Commission Sport Unit’s first policy breakfast of 2020

Thursday 13 February 2020

‘Can sport be a tool for social inclusion and...

Sport and social inclusion, a perfect fit

Sport and social inclusion, a perfect fit

Tuesday 11 February 2020

By Étienne Boyer, Sport and Citizenship Policy Officer on EU...

Bucharest successfully hosted the second national FIRE conference

Bucharest successfully hosted the second national FIRE conference

Tuesday 14 January 2020

The FIRE (Football Including REfugees) project seeks to facilitate...

FIRE’s national conferences  heading to Bucharest

FIRE’s national conferences heading to Bucharest

Friday 15 November 2019

The FIRE project (Football Including REfugees) goal is to...

FIRE’s national conferences off to a flying start with the Scottish FA!

FIRE’s national conferences off to a flying start with the Scottish FA!

Wednesday 16 October 2019

The ‘More than a game- Football Including REfugees’ interactive...

FIRE project’s pilot interventions- winners announced!

FIRE project’s pilot interventions- winners announced!

Thursday 10 October 2019

Running from January 2019 to December 2020, the FIRE...

FIRE’s ‘More than a Game- Football Including REfugees’ event to be held in Hampden Park!

FIRE’s ‘More than a Game- Football Including REfugees’ event to be held in Hampden Park!

Monday 16 September 2019

Since 2015 the political and media coverage of increased...

Grassroots football interventions become part of the European project FIRE!

Grassroots football interventions become part of the European project FIRE!

Monday 22 July 2019

The #FootballPeople weeks unite supporters, clubs, players, minority groups,...

FIRE project, gearing up for the next year

FIRE project, gearing up for the next year

Monday 01 July 2019

One of the first objectives has been to create...

The project has been launched in Brussels!

The project has been launched in Brussels!

Saturday 16 February 2019

The project will be coordinated by Sport and Citizenship...