Football Diversity House moves to Cardiff

Football Diversity House moves to Cardiff

The House will be located at the UEFA Champions Festival in Cardiff Bay from 11am to 11pm between 01-04 June

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People in blackface march in Sochi parade before Confederations Cup

People in blackface march in Sochi parade before Confederations Cup

A photograph on the city government’s official website showed two people in blackface at Saturday’s parade. The people in the photograph are accompanied by others waving Cameroonian flags.

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US football celebrates Pride Month

US football celebrates Pride Month

A number initiatives will be activated in partnership with the You Can Play Project and men’s and women’s national teams players’ associations to mark the month

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Peruvian institutions sign agreement to tackle racism in football

Peruvian institutions sign agreement to tackle racism in football

The agreement is part of a wider national plan aimed at raising awareness of racial discrimination

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Football and gender equality programme presented in Uruguay

Football and gender equality programme presented in Uruguay

‘Por el juego y por tus derechos’ is expected to reach 60,000 children

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Etnoliga shortlisted for international sport award

Etnoliga shortlisted for international sport award

The project has been selected as one of the 37 shortlisted organisations out of more than 300 applications

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Tackling homophobia in Latin American football at World OutGames

Tackling homophobia in Latin American football at World OutGames

The workshop will feature a range of international speakers documenting homophobic practices in Latin American football and consider specific solutions

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Football Diversity House to make debut in Stockholm

Football Diversity House to make debut in Stockholm

The House will be located on the partners’ area of the neutral fan zone in Kungsträdgården, open from 11am-20pm on 23-24 May

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Bundesliga appoint Bibiana Steinhaus as first female referee

Bundesliga appoint Bibiana Steinhaus as first female referee

Steinhaus has been appointed an official referee for the 2017/18 Bundesliga season

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DISCOVER FOOTBALL call on teams in India to join women’s football festival

DISCOVER FOOTBALL call on teams in India to join women’s football festival

‘Our body, Ou rights, Our Game’ festival is focused on driving gender equality and women’s rights in India

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UEFA to launch new campaign to boost participation in girls’ football

UEFA to launch new campaign to boost participation in girls’ football

The campaign is aimed at making football the No1 participation sport for girls and women in Europe by 2022

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Premier League club Southampton FC to highlight disability discrimination in football

Premier League club Southampton FC to highlight disability discrimination in football

The action follows new research that shows that disabled football fans feel excluded from live games.

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Players racially abused in Bulgaria and Mexico

Players racially abused in Bulgaria and Mexico

Incidents of racism have marred matches in Bulgaria and Mexico. In China, Lavezzi was forced to issue an apology over a racist picture

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CONMEBOL announce new tournament for girls’ football

CONMEBOL announce new tournament for girls’ football

The tournament is set to kick-off next month in as part of CONMEBOL efforts to promote and develop the game and increase competitiveness

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Film screening and interactive discussion to mark IDAHOT in Russia

Film screening and interactive discussion to mark IDAHOT in Russia

The event will kick-off a debate on homophobia in football a month before Russia hosts the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

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New case of racism dismissed by a football referee

New case of racism dismissed by a football referee

Boca Juniors Frank Fabra was racially abused during an Argentine Primera División match on Saturday. The referee did not halt the match claiming the taunts were isolated.

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Frank Fabra fue victima de insultos racistas en el fútbol argentina

Frank Fabra fue victima de insultos racistas en el fútbol argentina

Boca Juniors repudió los lamentables hechos que se produjeron en el partido del torneo local ante Estudiantes de La Plata

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Blog: After Muntari: FAs must follow international rules

Blog: After Muntari: FAs must follow international rules

We have recorded 10 incidents in which players were punished or ignored after suffering racism

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Mehdi Benatia racially abused during live TV interview in Italy as mystery voice calls him a ‘s****y Moroccan’

Mehdi Benatia racially abused during live TV interview in Italy as mystery voice calls him a ‘s****y Moroccan’

Juventus defender Mehdi Benatia was speaking in a live interview with Rai2 when he overheard someone racially abusing him

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Blog: Why the verdict on the Sulley Muntari incident is dangerous

Blog: Why the verdict on the Sulley Muntari incident is dangerous

Blaming the victim and claiming only a few people were involved will not succeed in dealing with a serious problem

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New guide provides guidance on football coaching for refugees

New guide provides guidance on football coaching for refugees

The guide provides training methodology and guidance to increase the regular participation of refugees in sport and promote social inclusion

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Muntari banned after protest against racism

Muntari banned after protest against racism

No action to be taken against opponents because too few fans involved. UN describes him as “an inspiration”

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Football tournament to unite refugees and locals in Italy

Football tournament to unite refugees and locals in Italy

Football Communities will involved 400 players distributed across 16 teams from 16 social centres for refugees and migrants

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UEFA forces countries bidding to host future Euros to meet human rights criteria

UEFA forces countries bidding to host future Euros to meet human rights criteria

Bidding criteria is based on the UN ‘Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights’

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