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Hen gap lai

“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded” Ralph Waldo Emerson 10 months have passed within a blink of an eye. My time with Football for All in Vietnam (FFAV) has unfortunately come to an end. There will be no more introductions that …

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Football exchange tournament for pupils, parents and teachers at Tran Quoc Toan Primary School, Phong Dien District

In the morning of 21 May 2017, the first football exchange tournament for pupils, parents and teachers was held at Tran Quoc Toan Primary School, Phong Dien district. At the same time, a sharing session about methods to involve the parents’ participation and support was organized. As soon as we stepped …

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Fundraising Workshop

Since the first fundraising workshop in Phong Dien district back in November 2016 the FFAV fundraising team has continued to conduct workshops across the province. The team made of FFAV staff members, headmasters, and community members all contribute their knowledge and expertise to the workshops. The hope is that participants …

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Fun Football Festival – A Colorful Day

On April 29th, the Fun Football Festival in Hue city took place at Uyen Phuong Stadium, Hue city. It was a bit rainy but could not bring down the excitement of many people attending festival. Today, the stadium was full of laughter and joy. As soon as you stepped into the …

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International month of sport for development and peace at FFAV

Football for All in Vietnam is extending the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace to encourage fun and positive social change for young students. On 6 April 2017 the United Nations Office on Sport for Development and Peace (UNOSDP) celebrated the 4th annual International Day of Sport for Development …

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We love Vietnam

We are a Norwegian school group travelling the world where we are learning about other cultures, the environment and sustainable development, on all levels. We have been travelling for two months and during our trip we choose projects, where we can work voluntarily and in this way get closer to …

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Highlights of our experience at FFAV

After one month spent at FFAV as volunteers, we would like to share our impressions and feelings about this amazing and unforgettable experience. We felt really privileged to discover how the organisation works, to visit some clubs and to meet a very special team: our estimated colleagues. We were touched by …

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Tran Quoc Toan Club: a cooperation between school, parents and children

Tran Quoc Toan Football Club is a special and very active club we had the chance to visit last weekend, with our dear translator Ms Linh. In addition to the two weekly training sessions that take place at school, the parents organize sessions during the weekends, on a big artificial …

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Hai Dang Social Center

During our last weekend in Hue, we had the opportunity to visit the Hai Dang Social Center, an inspiring project close to the FFAV office. Mr Binh, one of the physical teachers, explained us that the members of the center are between 6 and 22 years old. They eat and sleep …

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Club visit to Huong An FC

The Huong An football club is located close to Hue, but when you approach the club’s premises, you feel in a totally different environment. The landscape is spectacular, including wide rice fields and other plantations. The buffalos that you cross on the way add up to the particular atmosphere, which …

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