RED DEPORTE PRESENT AT DONOSTI CUP 2018

We are honored to announce that the women’s team of Red Deporte in Zambia has been invited to participate in the 2018 Donosti Cup. Our team is made up entirely of young girls from the most disadvantaged environments on the outskirts of Lusaka, capital of Zambia. This milestone is the best way to complete the 20 years of work of Red Deporte in Zambia, and consolidate the next steps we are going to take in this country, focusing on the goal...

Twinnig Day with Torrelodones Club de Fútbol

On June 30, the women’s team of Torrelodones CF played a very special match, along with the female team City Strikers, of the sports program of Red Deporte in Zambia, who will be visiting Spain during the month of July. The party has had the support of the Torrelodones City Council. After the dispute of the exciting encounter, won by the Torrelodones CF team, both teams shared a twinning meal at a local restaurant, and both teams could enjoy a delicious...

Action day for sharing and environmental cleaning at Cañada Real

Last June, Clifford Chance participated with Red Deporte and youth community at Cañada Real, in a memorable action day. We organized ourselves in different teams, to compete for clean and waste withdrawal in the area around the sport facilities at Cañada´s sector six. We filled several containers of waste giving a much better playing condition and image in the surroundings of the soccer fields. In addition, children and young people have been made aware of the importance of maintaining a clean...

Red Deporte promoting health in Cameroon

Red Deporte carries out a health intervention in the Eastern Region of Cameroon that combines education for health with health care for the most vulnerable population, especially children and young people and young mothers. The health action takes place in the clinic Nkol – Bikon supporting the vaccination program, consultation of general and pediatric medicine, as well as ultrasound diagnosis. In community schools, the football-based activities focuses on basic health promotion and the fight against HIV-AIDS and malaria, as main risk...

Successful training of monitors in Football3

Red Deporte has successfully carried out the training of monitors to work with the Football3 methodology in the town of Torrelodones. Fooball3 is a youth development tool that uses football to promote dialogue, reflection skills and leadership. The course, practical theory, has served to train in the work of mediator within football3. It has been three days long, carried out in the month of June. A total of 12 young people from several municipalities of Madrid and two participants from Cañada...

New training in football, entrepreneurship and disability

Football for All – Leadership Program, born with the aim of empowering the disabled group through sports. This program aims to be the first academic course specifically designed to promote employability, entrepreneurship and the creation of networks of people with disabilities in the world of football. All participants will have at least one type of disability and our goal is to increase employability / entrepreneurship for people with disabilities in the world of football. The course is supported by three main academic...

Red Deporte awarded with UNICEF prize by Donosti Cup

Donosti Cup, the most prestigious international soccer tournament in Spain and one of the most important in the world, has awarded the UNICEF prize to the Zambia team of Red Deporte. The 25th edition of the Donosti Cup has counted with the participation of 623 teams from more than 20 nationalities. In the words of Iñigo Olaizola, director of the Donosti Cup, the election of Red Deporte has been “for the conditions in which they work in favor of football, for...

Sport for Intercultural Dialogue meeting in Madrid

Sport for Intercultural Dialogue meeting in Madrid In the middle of the May, Red Deporte hosted a meeting of its partners of the European Sport ID Project in Madrid. Sport for Intercultural Dialogue (Sport ID) is the collaborative Partnership of the European organizations aiming to create awareness-raising activities for amateur athletes, coaches, trainers, educators who work in the particular fields of sports connected with solidarity and social inclusion. Red Deporte met with its partners in the accommodating environment of El...

Roundtable on Roma inclusion through sport in Bucharest

Roundtable on Roma inclusion through sport in Bucharest Red Deporte participated in a roundtable on Roma inclusion through Sport in Bucharest, Romania. On the 28 March, the Fare and the Policy Centre for Roma and Minorities gathered Roma NGOs and experts from 18 countries and organised this event to celebrate International Roma Day. All together we shared knowledge and experiences and through discussions and workshops, we were exploring how sport can be used as a tool to develop the community. All...

Club Deportivo Canillas inaugurate the new football field in Cañada Real

Red Deporte invited Club Deportivo Canillas to participate in the inauguration of the new football field in Cañada Real. The President of the Club, Fernando Herrero and Carlos de Cárcer, director of Red Deporte, cut the ribbon with the applause and an excellent atmosphere of all the attendees. The matches were played in cadet and children categories. CD Canillas and Cañada team both won in at least one category. We want to congratulate all the participants for the refined behaviour on...