The Centre for Access to Football in Europe named as charity of UEFA Super Cup ticket auction

The Centre for Access to Football in Europe named as charity of UEFA Super Cup ticket auction

The Centre for Access to Football in Europe (CAFE) has been named as the official charity of the 2013 UEFA Super Cup charity ticket auction.

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Greece unites in support of racially abused basketball player

Greece unites in support of racially abused basketball player

The Greek Basketball Federation has condemned the discriminatory comments against basket ball player

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Dutch FA to take part in Amsterdam’s Gay Pride festival

Dutch FA to take part in Amsterdam’s Gay Pride festival

The Dutch football association KNVB has recently announced that it will be participating for the first time in Amsterdam’s Gay Pride festival, as part of its campaign to raise awareness of LGBT issues in football. The KNVB’s chairman Michael Van Praag and the national team manager Louis van Gaal, will be joining the Canal Parade,…

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Italian Minister endorses the multi-cultural Mondiali as a way forward

Italian Minister endorses the multi-cultural Mondiali as a way forward

The Mondiali Antirazzisti held its 17th edition last weekend (3 – 7 July) with a rejuvenated festival atmosphere and a focus on the rights of citizenship for migrants. In a message that reinforced the power that sport has to bring about change, the first black Minister in an Italian government, Cecile Kyenge, addressed the gathering…

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CONCACAF unveils Embrace Diversity anti-racism and discrimination campaign

CONCACAF unveils Embrace Diversity anti-racism and discrimination campaign

A new initiative to promote integration and social awareness was unveiled by CONCACAF prior to the Gold Cup's first game at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena – a direct follow-up to Fifa's Anti-racism and Discrimination campaign approved at its recent congress in Mauritius. Launching his confederation's Embrace Diversity programme, CONCACAF President Jeffrey Webb – who…

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Incidents reported to FARE during June 2013

Incidents reported to FARE during June 2013

The following list of incidents of racism, xenophobia, extreme nationalism or homophobia have been reported to FARE during June 2013. This may not be a full list and is only likely to reflect a proportion of the incidents that occurred. All reports have been brought to FARE’s attention through eye- witness or media accounts. FARE…

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