Mexico fans pledge to stop homophobic abuse after FA call

Mexico fans pledge to stop homophobic abuse after FA call

The move comes after FIFA warned Mexico about “insulting and discriminatory chants from a small group of fans” at the match against Portugal

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Serie A star Muntari joins event to raise awareness of the experiences of refugees

Serie A star Muntari joins event to raise awareness of the experiences of refugees

Champions #WithRefugees consisted of a football match between the refugee team Liberi Nantes and a team led by Sulley Muntari

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Take a stand, welcome refugees

Take a stand, welcome refugees

Join thousands of activists and football supporters by visibly showing your support for refugees with Fare #refugeeswelcome t-shirts

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UNHCR become Social Responsibility partner of Asian Football Confederation

UNHCR become Social Responsibility partner of Asian Football Confederation

Cooperation between the two organisations will take place under auspices of the recently launched AFC Dream Asia Foundation

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Fare 2017 Refugee XI

Fare 2017 Refugee XI

The Refugee XI celebrates the presence and contribution of refugees to Europe and show how football can break down barriers to integration

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Welsh Fare member brings together refugees and host communities in family fun day out

Welsh Fare member brings together refugees and host communities in family fun day out

A total of 120 players and 500 families are expected to join the 10th Refugee week football tournament organised by Zimbabwe Newport Volunteering Association

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Monitoring report details racism in Russian in football

Monitoring report details racism in Russian in football

There were 89 racist and far-right incidents at Russian games in the 2016-17 season according to new data collected by the SOVA Centre

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Russia making progress on racism before World Cup

Russia making progress on racism before World Cup

There were 89 racist and far-right incidents at Russian games in the 2016-17 season, numbers slightly below the two previous seasons

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FIFA introduce three-step anti-discrimination plans for Confederations Cup

FIFA introduce three-step anti-discrimination plans for Confederations Cup

Referees are to be given special authority to halt or even abandon games in the event of discriminatory behaviour

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World Heart Federation launch #MatchFitWoman challenge ahead of the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017

World Heart Federation launch #MatchFitWoman challenge ahead of the UEFA Women’s EURO 2017

#MatchFitWoman starts on Monday 19 June and consists of a 28 days challenge that will run until the UEFA Women’s EURO kicks-off on 16 July

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Female players to play record-breaking match in Kilimanjaro to promote gender equality

Female players to play record-breaking match in Kilimanjaro to promote gender equality

Equal Playing Field will also use the momentum to deliver football training clinics in up to 17 countries across five continents

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Guide to discriminatory practices in world football launched 

Guide to discriminatory practices in world football launched 

The guide provides insight and support action to tackle discrimination and exclusion in world football and is available in five languages

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FC Barcelona Foundation and UNHCR hold international forum on football in support of refugees

FC Barcelona Foundation and UNHCR hold international forum on football in support of refugees

Ahead of the international forum, FC Barcelona Foundation and UNHCR announced a new campaign to rally support for refugee children

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Brazilian women gather to discuss female presence in football stadiums

Brazilian women gather to discuss female presence in football stadiums

The initiative was the first of its kind and brought together 350 women from over 50 fan clubs and women’s associations from 11 Brazilian states 

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Tokyo 2020 event programme to boost female and youth participation

Tokyo 2020 event programme to boost female and youth participation

The decision will lead to a net increase of 15 events and the highest representation of female athletes in Olympic history

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Balon Mundial world cup celebrates the contributions of migrants in Italy

Balon Mundial world cup celebrates the contributions of migrants in Italy

From 10 June and until 16 July, the Italian city of Turin will host one of the largest football and social inclusion amateur tournaments in Europe

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English FA issue lifetime travel bans to fans for Nazi taunts at Germany friendly

English FA issue lifetime travel bans to fans for Nazi taunts at Germany friendly

The English FA have for the first time handed lifetime bans from attending away games to two supporters following incidents in March

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SOVA Centre calls on individuals to support fundraising after losing appeal against ‘foreign agent’ label

SOVA Centre calls on individuals to support fundraising after losing appeal against ‘foreign agent’ label

The think tank is calling on NGOs and individuals to help fundraise the equivalent of the fine to allow them to continue their work

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Denmark v Germany friendly celebrates diversity in football

Denmark v Germany friendly celebrates diversity in football

The two sides joined forces to mark the LGBT Pride Month and tackle homophobia in football

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International panel calls for ‘visibility, voice and value’ for women’s football

International panel calls for ‘visibility, voice and value’ for women’s football

A roster of international speakers came together to discuss some of the big issues that relate to women’s football

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AS Roma’s Antonio Rüdiger: ‘There is too much racism in Serie A’

AS Roma’s Antonio Rüdiger: ‘There is too much racism in Serie A’

Roma defender Antonio Rüdiger has pleaded with Fifa to act after another season featuring several high-profile incidents of racism in Serie A

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Balon Mundial Football Communities comes to an end

Balon Mundial Football Communities comes to an end

The tournament involved 16 social centres for asylum seekers, refugees and migrants using football to reduce the marginalisation and discrimination

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Join our live international panel discussion on women’s football

Join our live international panel discussion on women’s football

The challenges and opportunities in women’s football will be the theme of a panel discussion in Berlin

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