Fare to host panel at UN Social Forum on human rights and sporting mega events

Fare to host panel at UN Social Forum on human rights and sporting mega events

Fare to organise panel discussion at 2018 UN Human Rights Council Social Forum in Geneva on 2nd October 2018 on social legacy through sports.

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Horn of Africa Development Initiative (HODI) wins FIFA Diversity Award

Horn of Africa Development Initiative (HODI) wins FIFA Diversity Award

HODI was given the award on Sunday in London “for their work empowering adolescent girls through football.” Noor Abdulkadir of HODI said, “This award is an important recognition… it means the work we are doing is important and it gives a lot of confidence to young women in northern Kenya that we are on the…

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CAFE announces conference with leading disability inclusion experts

CAFE announces conference with leading disability inclusion experts

The Centre for Access to Sport (CAFE) have announced an international conference to take place in Bilbao on 16-17 November bringing together key stakeholders from across football focused on disability inclusion.

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Dutch civil rights organisation Kompass to hold LGBT rights and anti-racism panel during #FootballPeople weeks

Dutch civil rights organisation Kompass to hold LGBT rights and anti-racism panel during #FootballPeople weeks

Dutch civil rights organisation Kompass will hold panel discussions focusing on LGBT rights and racism in football during this year’s #FootballPeople weeks

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INSPIRE project continues with Fundacja dla Wolności summer sessions for refugees in Warsaw

INSPIRE project continues with Fundacja dla Wolności summer sessions for refugees in Warsaw

As part of the INSPIRE project, partners Fundacja dla Wolności have been running football sessions for asylum seekers throughout the summer at Podkowa Leśna-Dębak, a centre for foreigners close to Warsaw.

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Competition: WIN a signed poster from African football great Yaya Toure

Competition: WIN a signed poster from African football great Yaya Toure

To celebrate the #FootballPeople weeks enter our competition to win a signed poster of African football legend Yaya Toure.

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How Georgia v Latvia last night became about homophobia vs tolerance

How Georgia v Latvia last night became about homophobia vs tolerance

Last night’s game between Georgia and Latvia was the first opportunity to gage reaction to Kashia, the national team captain, since he became the inaugural winner of the UEFA #EqualGame award – an award bestowed for his vocal and powerful support for LGBT equality. And events off the field soon transformed the game into a…

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Integration of refugee women through sport continues as INSPIRE Project makes progress

Integration of refugee women through sport continues as INSPIRE Project makes progress

The 12-month project began in January 2018 and its focus is aimed at identifying refugees’ needs for and barriers to participation in local sport activities, supporting the provision of sporting activities and providing opportunities for refugees and asylum seekers at grassroots sport level, while developing a transferable methodology based on the findings. Particular emphasis for…

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Champions ohne Grenzen to host Women in the Coaching Zone workshop during #FootballPeople weeks

Champions ohne Grenzen to host Women in the Coaching Zone workshop during #FootballPeople weeks

The event on October 14th in Berlin will be a networking event aimed at increasing the number of female coaches in German football. The theme of the workshop will be to discuss how to get more women in Berlin and the surrounding area into coaching. Through the initial workshop day during the #FootballPeople weeks the…

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Fare blog: The sexist Lazio fans and their ilk are being called out

Fare blog: The sexist Lazio fans and their ilk are being called out

Ahead of Serie A club Lazio’s opening league game of the season against Napoli, Lazio ultras handed out flyers banning women from the first ten rows of the Curva Nord section of the Stadio Olimpico in Rome. 🗞️ Lazio ultras want to ban women from ‘sacred’ Curva Nord section of their stadium: https://t.co/0siY7mEfzb — Fare…

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