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Let’s get started!

Mar 10, 14 Let’s get started!

Posted by in Exposure, Features, News

And, we’re off! We started our Girls and Football SA football workshops at St. Pauls Primary in Bo Kaap, South Africa. It was wonderful and inspiring to see a new group of girls, keen to roll up their sleeves and learn more about football! To start off, we established a safe space, and our participating players agreed that...

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FIFA Ballon d’Or for the Best Female Footballer

Jan 14, 14 FIFA Ballon d’Or for the Best Female Footballer

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We are sending a huge congratulations to Nadine Angerer for winning the 2013 Ballon d’Or, and for being recognized as the World’s Best Female Footballer. Angerer is a German professional goalkeeper, currently playing for the Portland Thorns in the National Women’s Soccer League. She was chosen for the award over strong...

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3,000 girls and counting…!

Dec 27, 13 3,000 girls and counting…!

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That’s how many girls we’ve reached in South Africa through our work in sport, media and education! It’s been an amazing year, and we couldn’t be prouder to wrap another year working with girls and women through sport, media and education in South Africa. We kicked off a series of football workshops with female...

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All-girls team at Africa’s biggest 5-a-side!

Dec 07, 13 All-girls team at Africa’s biggest 5-a-side!

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What an amazing day! So proud to be the only all-girls team at Fives Futbol‘s biggest 5-a-side football tournament today! An awesome day playing in the sun; not to mention, our workshop leader Nancee won the award for “Best Goal”. Way to go,...

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1 of 50 Global Heroes Ending Violence Against Children

Nov 27, 13 1 of 50 Global Heroes Ending Violence Against Children

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Our team at Girls & Football SA is very proud to announce that Girls & Football SA founder, Jos Dirkx, is recognized as 1 of 50 global heroes ending sexual violence against children in Safe Magazine by Together for Girls, a Clinton Global Initiative Commitment. The list included people from all walks of life (including...

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Digital Storytelling Training in Amsterdam

Nov 22, 13 Digital Storytelling Training in Amsterdam

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This past week has been an amazing experience for Girls and Football SA! We met with leading women in the sport for development field at the Women Win offices in Amsterdam to attend a Women Win Digital Storytelling Training. The purpose of the training was to support attendees in learning how to transfer Digital Storytelling...

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