UNICEF has long recognized that there is great value in children’s sport and play, and has been a consistent proponent of these activities in its international development and child protection work. Health, educational achievement and social benefits are just some of the many desirable outcomes associated with organized physical activity.
UNICEF has published a step-by-step guidance for businesses on how to set up their onw, internal child safeguarding policies, in order to ensure the safety and rights of children that come into contact wiht the organisation or its products and services.
[Spain] FC Barcelona and UNICEF strengthen their shared commitment to children's sports and education
‘UNICEF’ reports on its website that in an event at Camp Nou, the stadium of legendary football team FC Barcelona (FBC), the FC Barcelona Foundation and UNICEF reaffirmed their promise to work together to improve the lives of millions of children through sports and education. FC Barcelona has partnered with UNICEF since 2006.