FARE Call for Roma Inclusion Projects

FARE Call for Roma Inclusion Projects

The Roma are one minority group who face widespread discrimination, unequal treatment and a lack of basic services – housing, employment, education and welfare – despite constitutionally guaranteed equal rights. Discrimination in access to basic amenities blights many Roma communities, in particular in Central and Eastern Europe. With the support of UEFA, the Football against…

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6th European Football Supporters Award

6th European Football Supporters Award

Established in 2005, the European Football Supporters Award, this year at its sixth edition. With the support of UEFA and its president Michel Platini, the organizers continue to pursue the goal they have set, namely to change the mindset in stadiums by promoting an atmosphere of conviviality. To follow this goal, EFSA annually reward a…

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Let's Kick Racism Out of Israeli Football campaign season report 2009/10

Let's Kick Racism Out of Israeli Football campaign season report 2009/10

In 2009/10, the KIO Israel campaign greatly increased educational efforts, including for the first time, a series of public events in Israel's major cities with major Jewish and Arab stars and Jewish and Arab youth to discuss racism. The campaign observed that there has been a 175% increase of educational activities by the clubs themselves…

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Fair Play Football Cup in Dublin

Fair Play Football Cup in Dublin

UNHCR Ireland & Sport Against Racism Ireland (SARI) invite to the Fair Play Football Cup to mark the World Refugee Day on June 20th 2010. On World Refugee Day, UNHCR recognises the strength and resolve of forcibly uprooted people and reaffirms its commitment to protect and find solutions for them. World Refugee Day is a…

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French State Secretary for Sport Rama Yade confirms her commitments towards the fight against homophobia in sport

French State Secretary for Sport Rama Yade confirms her commitments towards the fight against homophobia in sport

Alain Cayzac, former Chairman of Paris Saint-Germain and now Honorary Chairman of FARE member Paris Foot Gay, met representatives of the French Football, Rugby and Tennis Federations in the French Sport Ministry at the end of May. After this meeting an action plan against homophobia in sport was presented by the Ministry. This ambitious plan…

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English and German Fans’ Embassy teams to kick-off their activities at WC 2010

English and German Fans’ Embassy teams to kick-off their activities at WC 2010

The German and English Fans’ Embassy teams, both members of Football Supporters Europe (FSE), will provide comprehensive advice, information and support service to England and German fans at the upcoming World Cup in South Africa. Fans’ Embassies are important tools to reduce feelings of exclusion and insecurity among travelling football supporters. The English and German…

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Offside!: Radebe backs South African footballers in the UK exhibition

Offside!: Radebe backs South African footballers in the UK exhibition

A new exhibition about the story of South African footballers in the UK, researched by FARE partner Football Unites, Racism Divides (FURD), is about to open in time for the World Cup finals. The ‘Offside’ exhibition will be on display at the highly acclaimed District Six Museum in Cape Town, South Africa. Through an interactive…

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