UEFA-ICRC partnership: Football changing lives in Afghanistan

11 March 2015

The love for football unites people across the world. While the physical benefits are obvious, the psychological value is often overlooked, though it is particularly important for people living in conflict and paraplegics affected by war. As the ICRC's Director-General Yves Daccord highlights, the ICRC, along with UEFA, taps into the power of football, enriching and changing lives in Afghanistan.

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