EFDN and the Dutch Justice Department have agreed on a partnership to expand and promote the opportunities for people in prison and ex-convicts to re-socialise in their community through football. One of the flagship events of this new partnership will be the organisation of an annual Football Works tournament inside Read more
EFDN launches the ‘Welcome through Football’ programme in collaboration with member clubs Werder Bremen, Apollon Limassol, KAA Gent, Everton FC, Vitesse Arnhem. The programme will run for 12-months with the purpose of sharing expertise, experiences and best practices on community programmes which have a focus on young refugees from the Read more
In collaboration with network members Aberdeen FC, Chelsea FC Foundation, Club Brugge, Ferencvárosi FC, Feyenoord Rotterdam, NAC Breda, SL Benfica, Werder Bremen and Valerenga Fotball, EFDN starts a new programme, the Community Champions League. The Community Champions League is a social street football competition taking part in the local communities Read more
Liverpool is ranked the third lowest in England for child wellbeing and 78 per cent of five to 15-year-olds with anxiety or diagnosable depression are not in contact with mental health services. Leading health cash plan provider Medicash has given vital funding for Everton in the Community (EitC) to deliver Read more
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EFDN is proud to announce that the 2019 #Morethanfootball Action Weeks will take place from 19th of March until 7th of April 2018, embracing the International Day of Sport and Peace on 6th of April. The #...
On 26th and 27th of March 2019, the European Football for Development Network is proud to organise our 12th EFDN #Morethanfootball Conference. The event will mark the 5th year anniversary of EFDN and will be hosted ...
On the 13th of June 2019, the Dutch prison “De Karelskamp” in Almelo will be hosting the first Football Works Festival which is organised by EFDN together with the Dutch Justice Department. The event will not ...