David Evennett, MP, Acting Minister for Sport, Heritage and Tourism, talks to the National Children’s Football Alliance about the Peace Fields Project and the impact on the legacy of the First World War’s centenary years.
To support the Peace Fields Project, click here for more information on how to twin your school’s or club’s football pitch with Flanders Peace Field, site of the First World War, 1914, Christmas Truces
RESPITE AND HOPE THROUGH FOOTBALL FOR THE REFUGEE CHILDREN IN FREIBERG, GERMANY
Becca Tood founder of Fotbolistas and Ambassador for The International Children’s Football Alliance continues to deliver a form of football for young and older children which transcends the murky adult politics of the conventional game. Becca, now coaching in Frieberg, Germany, writes about how football is giving refugees respite and hope. To find out more click here
are the first International Children’s Football Alliance to twin their soccer pitch with FLANDERS PEACE FIELD
Pics and article to follow
Football & Peace Project website is now available for schools, clubs and groups