Dutch clubs to protest against racism after Ahmad Mendes Moreira abuse

Dutch clubs to protest against racism after Ahmad Mendes Moreira abuse

Footballers in the Netherlands’ top two divisions to stage protest against racism this weekend.

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Reporting abuse and discrimination in football

Reporting abuse and discrimination in football

How to report discrimination in football with the Fare network.

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Train the Trainer event: Using sports coaching as a methodology for refugee integration

Train the Trainer event: Using sports coaching as a methodology for refugee integration

INSPIRE4ALL Train the Trainer conference to take place in Berlin, Germany.

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REWINS project partners research study to develop training for refugee women in sport

REWINS project partners research study to develop training for refugee women in sport

REWINS project continues with outputs to tackle barriers to entry for refugees wanting to participate in sport.

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Webinar to offer practical guidance for coaches working with refugees

Webinar to offer practical guidance for coaches working with refugees

INSPIRE4ALL webinar to educate and advise coaches working with refugees.

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European football unites to celebrate #FootballPeople weeks’ message of diversity and inclusion

European football unites to celebrate #FootballPeople weeks’ message of diversity and inclusion

European football comes together to support the #FootballPeople weeks.

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Royal Belgian Football Association hosts #FootballPeople weeks hackathon for diversity

Royal Belgian Football Association hosts #FootballPeople weeks hackathon for diversity

Royal Belgian Football Association hosts hackathon for young people (16-24 years old) to tackle racism in football.

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#FootballPeople list of activities – view our worldwide map of events

#FootballPeople list of activities – view our worldwide map of events

Get the full list of #FootballPeople activities taking place this year via our worldwide map of events.

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‘She Wins: We Win’ #FootballPeople workshops to strengthen women’s football network in Germany

‘She Wins: We Win’ #FootballPeople workshops to strengthen women’s football network in Germany

She Wins: We Win workshop to create women’s football network to empower women in Germany.

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#FootballPeople weeks launches in 60 countries

#FootballPeople weeks launches in 60 countries

The #FootballPeople weeks launch in 60+ countries for diversity and social inclusion.

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Racism in Italy: “No more excuses, no more inaction”

Racism in Italy: “No more excuses, no more inaction”

Chair of the Fare board John Olivieira speaks out at high level roundtable on racism in football in Rome.

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Blog: “We are supporting diversity in journalism, but also diversity in sports content because women’s football receives limited media visibility”

Blog: “We are supporting diversity in journalism, but also diversity in sports content because women’s football receives limited media visibility”

Lewes FC’s general manager of the women’s teams, Maggie Murphy, writes about their involvement in this year’s #FootballPeople weeks.

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Buy your #FootballPeople weeks campaign pack and join the movement

Buy your #FootballPeople weeks campaign pack and join the movement

The #FootballPeople weeks are coming, buy your campaign pack ready for 10-24th October.

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Blog: “We want to send a clear message in these times where we see a resurgent hatred of the Jews in football.”

Blog: “We want to send a clear message in these times where we see a resurgent hatred of the Jews in football.”

Jörg Stenzel, of BiBeriS – Bildung & Beratung im Sport – in Germany writes for Fare about their involvement in the #FootballPeople weeks.

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Changing the Chants project seeks film maker for documentary on antisemitism

Changing the Chants project seeks film maker for documentary on antisemitism

“Changing the Chants” EU project seeks documentary film-maker for animated documentary on tackling antisemitism in football.

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Blog: “We are in central Madrid fighting stereotypes, hate speech and heavy policing; our work shows inclusion is possible”

Blog: “We are in central Madrid fighting stereotypes, hate speech and heavy policing; our work shows inclusion is possible”

In the latest #FootballPeople weeks blog a Spanish organisation fighting discrimination in Madrid writes for Fare.

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Blog: “It is exciting to see how girls fall in love with football even if it remains a men’s game in Russia”

Blog: “It is exciting to see how girls fall in love with football even if it remains a men’s game in Russia”

Maria Suchkova, of GirlPower Russia, writes about her organisation’s involvement in the #FootballPeople weeks.

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Blog: “Nowadays, we’re passing through a tough period in Italy”

Blog: “Nowadays, we’re passing through a tough period in Italy”

Altropallone are an Italian group organising activities during the #FootballPeople weeks. Here is their story.

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Come and work for Fare: Head of Programmes

Come and work for Fare: Head of Programmes

Fare is looking for a Head of Programmes to lead the planning and delivery of our work. Come and join us.

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#FootballPeople weeks grants awarded to drive social change in 58 countries

#FootballPeople weeks grants awarded to drive social change in 58 countries

The Football People grants were created to help groups across Europe to tackle discrimination and implement activities for social change.

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Lilian Thuram’s comments on racism in football spark unwarranted backlash in France

Lilian Thuram’s comments on racism in football spark unwarranted backlash in France

Lilian Thuram’s comments on racism cause a backlash in France about ‘anti-white racism’.

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FIRE project to host networking and educational event on refugee inclusion through football

FIRE project to host networking and educational event on refugee inclusion through football

FIRE project to host networking and educational event on refugee inclusion through football in Glasgow.

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Football club general manager fined €5,000 for Nazi salute

Football club general manager fined €5,000 for Nazi salute

Kmotrík Jr. was caught on camera making what was reported as a Nazi salute towards the fans.

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“Real racism lies with the Football Associations” – Vincent Kompany on racism in football

“Real racism lies with the Football Associations” – Vincent Kompany on racism in football

Belgian international footballer Vincent Kompany blames FAs for ongoing racism in football.

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Fare statement on ongoing racism in Italian football

Fare statement on ongoing racism in Italian football

Fare statement on ongoing racism in Italian football after Romelu Lukaku incident.

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Borussia Dortmund win UEFA Equal Game award for work tackling far-right extremism

Borussia Dortmund win UEFA Equal Game award for work tackling far-right extremism

UEFA name Borussia Dortmund as winner of its 2019 Equal Game award for the club’s work fighting the far-right, racism and discrimination.

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How homophobia in football became a major theme of the new season in France

How homophobia in football became a major theme of the new season in France

Several high-profile cases of homophobic chanting in French football highlight a growing problem.

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Match suspended in Brazil due to homophobic chanting, a first for the country

Match suspended in Brazil due to homophobic chanting, a first for the country

For the first time in the history of Brazilian football a referee temporarily suspended a game due to homophobic chanting.

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List of incidents reported to Fare during July 2019

List of incidents reported to Fare during July 2019

The list of discriminatory incidents reported to Fare during July 2019

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Sseninde Foundation to host fourth edition of grassroots Women’s Development Football Cup

Sseninde Foundation to host fourth edition of grassroots Women’s Development Football Cup

Sseninde Foundation to host fourth edition of its annual Women’s Development Football Cup in Uganda.

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Why MLS is missing the point with its new ‘no political display’ rule

Why MLS is missing the point with its new ‘no political display’ rule

New rules in Major League Soccer banning political displays at matches met with major protests.

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INSPIRE4ALL sport sessions and Action Days held for refugees and locals in Italy and Germany

INSPIRE4ALL sport sessions and Action Days held for refugees and locals in Italy and Germany

INSPIRE4ALL project action days take place in Italy and Germany.

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How to get involved in the 2019 #FootballPeople weeks – apply now for grants

How to get involved in the 2019 #FootballPeople weeks – apply now for grants

The #FootballPeople weeks is the largest campaign for social change and diversity in global football. Here’s how you can get involved.

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Changing the Chants project calls for researchers to help counter anti-Semitic chanting in football

Changing the Chants project calls for researchers to help counter anti-Semitic chanting in football

‘Changing the Chants’ project seeks eight external contributors and developers to develop guidelines to tackle anti-Semitic chanting in football.

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Fare’s #FootballPeople weeks grant initiative joins up with EU project FIRE

Fare’s #FootballPeople weeks grant initiative joins up with EU project FIRE

EU project FIRE teams up with Fare’s #FootballPeople weeks to offer grants in specific regions.

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FIFA announces new disciplinary code with clearer regulations on discrimination

FIFA announces new disciplinary code with clearer regulations on discrimination

FIFA announces new disciplinary code with clearer regulations on discrimination including homophobia.

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Diversity House LeFoot at the FIFA Women’s World Cup

Diversity House LeFoot at the FIFA Women’s World Cup

Diversity House LeFoot project in Paris celebrates FIFA Women’s World Cup.

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#FootballPeople weeks grants launched to drive diversity and inclusion through football

#FootballPeople weeks grants launched to drive diversity and inclusion through football

#FootballPeople weeks small grants return for 2019 to support hundreds of projects in Europe’s largest series of social interventions in sport.

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List of incidents reported to Fare during June 2019

List of incidents reported to Fare during June 2019

The following incidents of racism, xenophobia, extreme nationalism or homophobia have been reported to Fare during June 2019.

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Mondiali Antirazzisti to hold anti-racism tournament in Riace, Italy, to support refugees

Mondiali Antirazzisti to hold anti-racism tournament in Riace, Italy, to support refugees

Refugee teams from all over Italy will travel to Riace for the annual Mondiali Antirazzisti football tournament for social inclusion in July.

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Only 37.5% of coaches at the Women’s World Cup are women. Why?

Only 37.5% of coaches at the Women’s World Cup are women. Why?

Only 37.5% of coaches at the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019 are women. We assess why that is and steps being taken to change things.

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Leadership and development the focus of second roundtable on ethnic minority women in football

Leadership and development the focus of second roundtable on ethnic minority women in football

Fare roundtable event “Inclusion and Respect is a Right” on ethnic minority women in football took place this week in Paris (16-17 June 2019).

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Fare 2019 Refugee XI celebrates refugee footballers

Fare 2019 Refugee XI celebrates refugee footballers

For #WorldRefugeeDay Fare has named a 2019 Refugee XI featuring players from refugee backgrounds playing in both men’s and women’s football at the highest level.

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Ethnic minority women set for empowerment and learning in Paris

Ethnic minority women set for empowerment and learning in Paris

Women from 16 countries will join Fare for an event focused on ethnic minority women and football this Sunday and Monday (16/ 17 June) in Paris, France

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Step Up Equality project launches questionnaires on gender equality and leadership in women’s sport – can you help?

Step Up Equality project launches questionnaires on gender equality and leadership in women’s sport – can you help?

The Erasmus+ project Step Up Equality has launched two questionnaires to evaluate the needs for training and stakeholder engagement to promote women’s leadership in sports in Europe.

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List of incidents reported to Fare during May 2019

List of incidents reported to Fare during May 2019

All reports have been brought to Fare’s attention through eyewitness or media accounts. A Fare observer scheme is also currently at place at UEFA club competitions to monitor discriminatory behaviour. Fare has third party reporting status with UEFA, and FIFA on international matches, and at a national level we can support incident reports made by…

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Diversity House LeFoot in Paris – Daily Programme of Events for Women’s World Cup

Diversity House LeFoot in Paris – Daily Programme of Events for Women’s World Cup

Full programme of events for Diversity House LeFoot in Paris. Come and join for us for 10 days as we celebrate the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

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REWINS project training course to aid refugee women inclusion in sports – Fill out our survey to help

REWINS project training course to aid refugee women inclusion in sports – Fill out our survey to help

REWINS project launches survey aimed at identifying the refugees’ barriers in participation in local sport activities – help us fill it in.

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UEFA Champions League final: Come and test your knowledge of Liverpool, Spurs and Fare with our quiz!

UEFA Champions League final: Come and test your knowledge of Liverpool, Spurs and Fare with our quiz!

The Fare network will be based in Madrid, Spain for the Equal Game house ahead of the UEFA Champions League final. Come and test your football knowledge by taking part in our quiz.

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Fare lancera le projet Diversity House LeFoot à Paris pour célébrer la Coupe du monde féminine

Fare lancera le projet Diversity House LeFoot à Paris pour célébrer la Coupe du monde féminine

La Coupe du Monde Féminine de la FIFA de cette année devrait être la plus importante à ce jour et Fare sera au cœur de l’action. Le Diversity House LeFoot, qui ouvrira ses portes le vendredi 7 juin, organisera une exposition sur l’histoire du football féminin et une célébration des pionnières, des matches de la…

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Fare to launch Diversity House LeFoot in Paris for Women’s World Cup

Fare to launch Diversity House LeFoot in Paris for Women’s World Cup

The Fare network will be launching the Diversity House LeFoot project in Paris, France, to celebrate the Women’s World Cup.

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Notice of relocation of Fare network offices

Notice of relocation of Fare network offices

Please note that the Fare network has now relocated to a new address in the Netherlands.

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Inclusion and Respect Is A Right – 2019 Roundtable on Ethnic Minority Women and Football

Inclusion and Respect Is A Right – 2019 Roundtable on Ethnic Minority Women and Football

The second Fare roundtable on ethnic minority women in football will be held in Paris in June.

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Blog: How FC Barcelona’s women’s team rose from crisis to a UEFA Champions League final

Blog: How FC Barcelona’s women’s team rose from crisis to a UEFA Champions League final

In our guest blog, Michele Taylor looks at the development of women’s football in Spain.

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Its IDAHOT and here’s a quick overview of some things that football is doing around the world

Its IDAHOT and here’s a quick overview of some things that football is doing around the world

On The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT), a look at how football celebrates the community.

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List of incidents reported to Fare during April 2019

List of incidents reported to Fare during April 2019

The following incidents of discrimination have been reported to Fare during April 2019.

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INSPIRE4ALL project Action Day events to take place in Italy

INSPIRE4ALL project Action Day events to take place in Italy

INSPIRE4ALL project partners Polisportiva San Precario will organise their Action Days in the local communities in Italy next week.

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New educational toolkit for 14-18 year olds

New educational toolkit for 14-18 year olds

A new educational resource kit which can be used to educate young people against discrimination and to celebrate difference has been launched by the Fare network.

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Bienvenida a Brenda Elsey al equipo Fare network

Bienvenida a Brenda Elsey al equipo Fare network

Fare network se complace en dar la bienvenida a la Dra. Brenda Elsey al equipo.

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Brenda Elsey joins the Fare team

Brenda Elsey joins the Fare team

The Fare network is delighted to welcome Dr. Brenda Elsey to the team.

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History made as Stephanie Frappart becomes first woman to referee in France’s top division

History made as Stephanie Frappart becomes first woman to referee in France’s top division

Stephanie Frappart is the first woman to referee a men’s football match in France’s top division.

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In the spotlight: #Fare20 members video series tells story of their anti-discrimination work

In the spotlight: #Fare20 members video series tells story of their anti-discrimination work

Members of Fare from around Europe came together to tell the story of their day-to-day work and the challenges they face in their fight for social inclusion through sport. A series of short videos featuring groups from Germany, Hungary, France, Italy and Poland was then made capturing the activities and measures the groups use to…

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List of incidents reported to Fare during March 2019 

List of incidents reported to Fare during March 2019 

List of incidents of racism, xenophobia, extreme nationalism or homophobia reported to Fare during March 2019.

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International Roma Day: “We try to combat negative attitudes and empower children and adults”

International Roma Day: “We try to combat negative attitudes and empower children and adults”

On International Roma Day Fare speaks to two Roma rights members groups about their work.

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Fare celebrates 20 years of fighting discrimination in football

Fare celebrates 20 years of fighting discrimination in football

The Fare network celebrated twenty years of fighting for equality and inclusion in European football at Wembley.

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List of incidents reported to Fare during February 2019

List of incidents reported to Fare during February 2019

The following are a list of incidents reported to Fare during February 2019.

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International Women’s Day: 9 women’s groups doing amazing things in sport

International Women’s Day: 9 women’s groups doing amazing things in sport

On International Women’s Day we celebrate five grassroots women’s groups doing brilliant work in sport.

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Fare network to celebrate 20 years of fighting for equality and inclusion

Fare network to celebrate 20 years of fighting for equality and inclusion

The Fare network is celebrating 20 years of fighting for equality and inclusion.

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Clubs in Belgium to wear rainbow armbands in “Football for All” weekend for equality

Clubs in Belgium to wear rainbow armbands in “Football for All” weekend for equality

Belgian football to celebrate diversity and respect with “Football for All” rainbow weekend.

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Football history and its power for social change – we’d like to hear your thoughts

Football history and its power for social change – we’d like to hear your thoughts

We would like to hear your thoughts on the educational power of football history to drive social change.

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German football federation extends its grants program for refugees

German football federation extends its grants program for refugees

The German Football Federation (DFB) will continue its project to support refugee integration through football.

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Banner celebrating far-right leader highlights rising levels of discrimination in Scottish football

Banner celebrating far-right leader highlights rising levels of discrimination in Scottish football

Alarming number of incidents of racist and sectarian chanting in Scottish football raises concern.

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List of incidents reported to Fare during January 2019

List of incidents reported to Fare during January 2019

The following incidents of racism, xenophobia, extreme nationalism or homophobia have been reported to Fare during January 2019.

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Wanted: An expert on football in the Americas

Wanted: An expert on football in the Americas

The Fare network is looking to recruit a Development lead for CONCACAF and CONMEBOL regions.

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Football v Homophobia month of action 2019 is underway – Be a part of it

Football v Homophobia month of action 2019 is underway – Be a part of it

The Football v Homophobia campaign kicks off today with events lined up throughout February.

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FIGC investigate alleged racism by referee aimed at semi-pro footballer

FIGC investigate alleged racism by referee aimed at semi-pro footballer

Senegalese footballer Gueye Ass Dia was playing in goal for Serino, a team that plays in the Campania regional divisions (Promozione campano), when he is alleged to have been racially abused by the referee before being sent off. In response to the incident the team president Donato Trotta pulled his team off the field, saying:…

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Holocaust remembrance: German football unites to mark victims with ‘Nie Wieder!’ campaign

Holocaust remembrance: German football unites to mark victims with ‘Nie Wieder!’ campaign

Clubs around Europe will join thousands around the world in marking the occasion of Holocaust Memorial Day on 27th January.

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Games must be stopped if racism takes place, declares Italian football chief

Games must be stopped if racism takes place, declares Italian football chief

Head of Italy’s football federation says games must stop if racism takes place, after Kalidou Koulibaly incident.

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23 grants awarded by Fare for Football v Homophobia month of action – register your activity to join in

23 grants awarded by Fare for Football v Homophobia month of action – register your activity to join in

Fare is pleased to announce that the following 23 groups have been awarded Football v Homophobia grants.

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Fare LGBT+ reference group – Join us in looking at inclusion, rights and football across Europe

Fare LGBT+ reference group – Join us in looking at inclusion, rights and football across Europe

Fare is seeking to appoint an LGBT+ reference group to support its work on LGBT+ inclusion.

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List of incidents reported to Fare during December 2018 

List of incidents reported to Fare during December 2018 

The following incidents of racism, xenophobia, extreme nationalism or homophobia have been reported to Fare during December 2018.

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