UN Women and Valencia CF

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UN Women and Valencia Club de Fútbol are jointly advocating for gender equality since 2015. The Spanish football team is the first sports club ever to become UN Women global partner. With this partnership, Valencia CF and UN Women are exploring together the ways in which sport clubs can contribute to UN Women ́s mandate and work. The partnership is already yielding strong results through contribution to UN Women’s core resources, joint outreach and advocacy actions, joint advocacy campaigns and gender equality football clinics for young players around the world.

Main Objectives:

  • To organise an international workshop to improve football training techniques and gender equality
  • To organise football clinics for girls and boys around the world
  • To organise fundraising activities and friendly matches to the benefit of UN Women

María Arago, Events Area Valencia CF
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Valencia CF is one of the most recognisable brands in European football. Layoon Chan, the Chairwoman of Valencia CF is the only female chairperson among the top football clubs. O the pitch, Valencia CF is also well-known for its strong fanbase.