Most primary schools in developing countries don’t have appropriate drink water points and toilet facilities for the children. This makes it more difficult for them to perform well in school, especially for girls. Football for Water is a unique cooperation between the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector and the world of football that want to tackle this challenge.
Our program is based on the idea that combining our expertise in water with the power of football to teach children about health and hygiene, will lead to improved living conditions of the families. Ultimately this will stimulate sustainable economic development in areas where the kids live: