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13 Jul 2014 | Blog | Long-term Development
Early Monday morning (Australia time), the world's attention will be on Macarana stadium in Rio de Janeiro for the final of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. While millions of people around the world have enjoyed watching the games unfold in Brazil, many of the country’s own citizens have felt that the game has benefited major organisations rather than the average person on the street.
Tags: FIFA, favela, World Cup, Sports for Justice, MDF | No comments
4 Jul 2014 | Blog | Supporter action
From Carlos and his mates kicking their makeshift football in the street, to the international and multi-million dollar industry of professional football, soccer is a game as diverse as the millions of people who enjoy it worldwide.
Tags: education, Social justice, Olympics, World Cup, Sports for Justice | No comments
Now I can bathe every day, the distance to collect water for the family has been drastically reduced.We now drink clean, safe water and diseases are no longer affecting us.”
- Thandolwayo, Zimbabwe