Brazil: Street Child World Cup
Rio, 2014 - Nick Crowder , UK Lead - Logistics
Partnering with the amazing Street Child United team, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil - March 2014.
To plan the logistics and lead in the delivery of transporting and safeguarding 230 street children from 24 countries plus 200 international volunteers and press across 6 Rio venues over 2 weeks.
The Street Child World Cup is a global movement for street children to receive the protection and opportunities that all children are entitled to.
Ahead of each FIFA World Cup, SCWC unites street children from across five continents to play football and join us in a unique international conference.
Together through football, art and campaigning SCWC aims to challenge the negative perceptions and treatment of street children around the world. Watch some of the video's.
On March 27th, 2014 SCWC 10-day tournament and conference will kick off in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Pele – Legend: “I scored my 1,000th goal in Rio de Janeiro and I offered my 1,000th goal to children. I am very happy to be part of Pele Sports which will work with SCWC to be held in Rio de Janeiro”
David Beckham: “I look forward to Brazil in 2014 when street children from around the world will play football and represent the millions of children who still live or work on our streets.“