Generation Amazing: Youth Development through Football in Nepal

Project Id: 
Nepal-Gen-Amazing
Summary: 
Increasing opportunities for disadvantaged youth in Nepal to participate in football by improving access to facilities and training; harnessing the power of football to mobilize, educate, and address critical social issues by implementing awareness-raising activities in conjunction with football programming

Project Facts: 
 

Implementing Period:           March- December 2010

 

Project Partner:                     Mercy Corps

 

Objectives:

  • Increase opportunities for disadvantaged youth in Nepal to participate in football by improving access to facilities and training.
     
  • Harness the power of football to mobilize, educate, and address critical social issues by implementing awareness-raising activities in conjunction with football programming.
     
  • Select, develop, and mentor 8 “Generation Amazing Ambassadors” through a leadership development program and educational visit to the 2010 World Cup in South Africa. 
     
  • Promote the continued development of football in selected communities by creating sustainable football leagues and annual football festivals.

 

Beneficiaries: 

Direct Beneficiaries: 2500 students 

Start Date: 
Sun, 02/28/2010 - 21:30
End Date: 
Thu, 12/30/2010 - 21:30
Beneficiaries
Direct Beneficiaries: 
~2500 students
Sponsors: 
Partner: 
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