DISCOVER FOOTBALL – Conference 2020
Promoting Gender Equality through Women’s Empowerment in Football in North Lebanon and the MENA Region
From 16. - 19. January 2020, DISCOVER FOOTBALL will welcome women footballers from North Lebanon and the MENA Region to Berlin for a conference.
This conference aims to enable its participants to share specific challenges faced by women in their communities (and/or in football), develop leadership, enhance skills to recruit and retain girls/women players, strengthen team building skills, generate tools to deal with gender-based rejection/hostilities, understand the diverse meanings of women’s football to the community with specific focus on North Lebanon and the MENA region.
Conference program and information about participants can be found on the right side of this page.
"Promoting Gender Equality through Women’s Empowerment in Football in North Lebanon and the MENA Region" is part of the Local Development Programme for Urban Areas in North Lebanon (UDP_NL) that is implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in partnership with DISCOVER FOOTBALL and the Ministry of Social Affairs. UDP_NL is co-funded by the European Union and Germany.