More than a Game - Football Including REfugees

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Union Royale Belge des Sociétés de Football-Association

145 Avenue Houba de Strooper

1020 Bruxelles

Belgium

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The FIRE's project 3rd interactive event on socially including refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants through football is now POSTPONED.

About this Event

The FIRE team regrets to announce that this event is postponed. More details about the future date selected will be communicated as soon as possible.

Thanks for your understanding.

This event is co-organised with Royal Belgian Football Association.

www.footballwithrefugees.eu

The FIRE project wants to contribute to fostering intercultural openness in local football clubs and bodies, across Europe, and further seek to empower, enable and support local football organisations to work with refugees and asylum-seekers through sport, and football.

This interactive event is open to anyone from coaches, trainers, representative of sport and public bodies, local clubs and NGOs, students, practitioners, activists, researchers, and professionals working with the target group on a regular basis such as social workers or reception centres. Your experience and insight matters to us!

Working Agenda

9.30 : Registration and networking

10.00 : Welcome

Laurent THIEULE, President, Sport and Citizenship Think tank

Peter BOSSAERT, CEO, RBFA

10.15 Introduction to the FIRE project

Kiera WASON–MILNE, FIRE Project Manager, Sport and Citizenship Think tank

10.30 Icebreaker Exercise

Albrecht SONNTAG, ESSCA School of Management

10.45 ‘Everyone on the Field’

Hedeli SASSI, Project Coordinator RBFA

11.15 Coffee Break

11.30 What football meant to me Testimonials

12.30 Networking Lunch

13.30 Workshops round 1

Please note there are three workshop themes offered through two sessions. Participants can attend 2 of the 3 themes on the day. Through both sessions, each theme will be covered in English, French and Flemish. Places subject to availability.

A/ What can grassroots football clubs do? (Language options: Flemish interpreted into English; French)

B/ Reaching out to women and girls (Language options: French interpreted into English)

C/ Creating further opportunities- Training and Volunteering (Flemish)

14.30 Coffee Break

14.50 Workshops round 2

A/ What can grassroots football clubs do? (Language options: Flemish; French interpreted into English)

B/ Reaching out to women and girls (Flemish)

C/ Creating further opportunities- Training and Volunteering (French interpreted into English)

15.50 Keynote Speaker and Lessons of day

16.30 End of day and departure of participants

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Location

Union Royale Belge des Sociétés de Football-Association

145 Avenue Houba de Strooper

1020 Bruxelles

Belgium

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