United in the Balkans – 5th Vienna FairPlay Cup

United in the Balkans – 5th Vienna FairPlay Cup

In association with the Balkan Alpe Adria Project (BAAP) Austrian FARE partner FairPlay-vidc are organising a series of activities until the end of 2008 designed to overcome nationalism and racism in the Balkans. FairPlay-vidc are being supported in this by the Belgian King Baudouin Foundation as a part of Nike's Stand Up, Speak Up campaign…

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Hungarian Football challenges racism at first FARE Round Table

Hungarian Football challenges racism at first FARE Round Table

Hungary's most popular football club in, Ferencváros TC, hosted on Thursday (24 May) the first of a series of FARE Round Table discussions. Organised by national FARE partner Mahatma Gandhi Human Rights Organisation the meeting gathered representatives of professional clubs, the football association, human rights groups, Roma organisations, supporter clubs and ministries to exchange good…

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Paris conference reveals shortcomings in opening up football to ethnic minorities

Paris conference reveals shortcomings in opening up football to ethnic minorities

The FARE network conference, 'Football, Ethnic Minorities and Equality', held in Paris on 19th-20th May 2007 brought together over 100 representatives from NGOs, ethnic minority organisations, supporters groups, clubs and governing bodies including UEFA. Representatives of Brent Ladies Football Club in the UK raised FIFA's ban on wearing the the hijab whilst playing football with…

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FARE conference highlight issues facing ethnic minorities in football

FARE conference highlight issues facing ethnic minorities in football

The FARE network conference, 'Football, Ethnic Minorities and Equality', to be held in Paris on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th May, will attract 150 representatives from NGOs, ethnic minority organisations, supporters groups, clubs and governing bodies including UEFA. Key issues to be discussed include the involvement of ethnic minorities and migrants as fans, the trafficking…

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FARE grassroots conference “Football, Diversity and Equality”

FARE grassroots conference “Football, Diversity and Equality”

The Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE) network announces details of a conference to bring together ethnic minorities involved in football in Paris this month. The FARE grassroots conference “Football, Diversity and Equality”, to be held in Paris on 19th and 20th May, has attracted 200 representatives from NGOs, ethnic minority organisations, supporters groups, clubs…

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“Mondiali Antirazzisti” open for registration

“Mondiali Antirazzisti” open for registration

Great success in registrations for this years “Mondiali Antirazzisti”! In three days over one hundred registrations were received, by teams filling in the form on the website to participate to the 11th edition of the “Mondiali”. The “Mondiali Anrazzisti” is to be held from 11th -15th July, at its new location in Casalecchio di Reno,…

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