Evidence shows that Mega Sporting Events, such as the FIFA World Cup™ or the Olympic Games, can directly harm children or expose them to risks such as forced eviction, violence and exploitation. We gather evidence of child rights violations linked to events, and call on all stakeholders to ensure that child rights are not violated before, during or after events and that a positive legacy for children is left behind. We also monitor the actions of stakeholders to ensure children’s rights are always protected.
Only time will tell if the promised changes in FIFA are for real, says the Head of Terre des Hommes’ Children Win campaign, Marc Joly. Marc Joly was speaking after comments made by FIFA’s Head of Sustainability and Diversity, Federico […]