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Use sport especially football as tool of information , éducation and communication for peace ,unity and living-together in Douala Cameroun

Use football to help communities to adopt positive attitudes to break cycle of poverty and inequality.

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Explain your project idea (2,000 characters)

FIFA believes that football is more than just a game which create poweful opportunities to break down barriers to social développent,éducation and health awareness. The sport and especially football give safe environment to reach marginalized and defavorate people to connect institutions of development and communities , to implement program and project useful , to help thèse communities.In our context where inegality , unemployment , poverty in Cameron are growing fastly. These difficulties reduce sustainable development due at différents crisis. Vision of youth , conflict of génération, policy implement without good anylisis of realities onfield reduce growing of sustainable development goals. Several activities with sport especially football adress curent realities surrounding inequity of opportunities and progress participants toward practical solutions to confront the ongoing challenge face in différents communities.In partnership with Coaches Across continent, we have put in place activities and process to use sport to promote PEACE ONE DAY 21st september , IWD international women Day and HIV/AIDS Day to permit at people especially girls and women to adopt positive attitudes to face différents challenge. In other aspect , in partnership with CAC , we use sport through ressources, curriculum games and online éducation program of CAC to adapt messages and create new games in comparison of realities face by younger and adults people in différents communities. This initiatives with sport in partnership with CAC , promote UN sustainable development goals to ensure prosperity for all as part of new sustainable development agenda.

Who are the beneficiaries? (1,000 characters)

Since several years , we receive Every year approximatly 1000 - 5000 children , young girls , boys and women with age of 0 - 25 years old and parents especially mothers localized in différents communities of Douala Cameroun.More of them are orphans , disabilies, réfugiées , illiterate , vulnérables, child of road and prostituées, victims of indésirable pregnancy and rape. These children and young Girls and boys are registered during sport activities under for of survey of distributional analysis.

How is your idea unique? (1,000 characters)

Sport especially football could be used like tailored tool and design in Monitoring Evaluation to have real data and distributional analysis useful to help pubic and private local institutions in term of data to improve administrative services to help and improve life of people in differents communities. This new method of using sport especially football can be useful for survey and specify priorities and indicator to launch project and program. This innovative method could subtitute or added at current method of lucrative and participative used to attract people with food and meal to do survey.This method of lucrative and participative method couldn't more efficiency due to political issue ,awareness of young and différents crisis.

Idea Proposal Stage (choose one)

  • Prototype: I have done some small tests or experiments with prospective users to continue developing the idea.
  • Pilot: I have started to implement the idea as a whole with a first set of real users.
  • Early Adoption: I have completed a pilot and analyzed the impact of that pilot on the intended users of the idea. I have begun to expand the pilot for early adoption.
  • Majority Adoption: I have expanded the pilot significantly and the program product or service has been adopted by the majority of our intended user base.

Tell us more about your organization/company (1 sentence and website URL)

Association Internationale femmes et population (AIFP) in partnership with Coaches Across Continents ( CAC) work to promote statutes and Rights of Children especially girls and women using sport to ensure child safety , and support International women's Day, Peace One Day and World AIDS Day.Association Internationale femmes et populations use sport with curriculum games and online ressources of CAC to promote UN sustainable development goals. Blogwebside:

Expertise in sector

  • 7+ years

Organization Filing Status

  • Yes, we are a registered non-profit.

In 3-4 sentences, tell us the inspiration or story that encouraged you to start this project.

As victims of conjugual conflict between my parents , I keep positive attitude in playing football. I used expérience like player and mentor of many young players in communities ,to launch program of réhabilitation of defavorate children through discount of tuitions fées for schooling in some educational institutions.After this expérience i have started to find opportunity to support local administrative service to promote this concept idea.Unhappilly this concept with sport was unknow.

Please explain how your selected topic areas are influenced, in the local context of your project (1,000 characters).

In Cameroun , is official that sport especially football gather all Camerounians especially younger of différents cultures with break down barriers of traditions, language , cultural practices which gives easily access to connect institutions of development and différents people of communities. In comparison of différents crisis face in différents regions of Cameroun notably Anglophone crisis , boko haram terrorism and people especially children , girls and women who become vulnérable and victims of thèse crisis in différents zones of Cameroun, football can bring safe environment useful to bring messages of peace , unity and living-together through football activities in partnership with local young leaders of différents communities. This initiatives with football can bring positive attitudes in comparison of safe and equal environment offer by football which can reduce the rate of vulnérable and defavorate young able to become terrorists in thèse differents crisis.

Who will work alongside your organization in the project idea? (1,000 characters)

During several years we have worked in partnership with local coaches and youngs leaders of différents communities to promote Human Rights using sport. With partnership with Coaches Across Continents (CAC) , we will work in partnership to use concept of ASK for choice in communities.This concept is based on Attitudes, skill and knowledges to peomote statutes of children and women.In this pathway , we will work in partnership with CAC to implement policy in différents communities to promote Gendre Equality and quality éducation program , create a safe environment to challenge harmful traditional , religions and cultural practices and create a pathway towards UN sustainable development goals.

Please share some of the top strengths identified in the community which your project will serve (500 characters)

Différents communities where we work, are more represent by children and young who are living in differents poorest marginalized zones. Thé girls and women are very represent with very high rate of vulnérable girls and women who are prostitutes, sellers , illiterate, young mothers with indésirable pregnancy that we manage in our sport activities , the young leaders and local coaches are very helpful and partners of our running program to manage all others youngs of thèse communities.

Geographic Focus

Douala Littoral Cameroun

How many months are required for the project idea? (500 characters)

Promote the concept ideas in différents communities : 12 months Grow thé visibily of concept ideas : 12 months Implement ideas in différents communities with policy and partnership: 12 months

Did you submit this idea to our 2017 BridgeBuilder Challenge? (Y/N)

  • No


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