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Cricket match: Corfu says NO to racism

07 Nov 2019 / 11:26

CORFU. Saturday 9 November, 15:00 - 18:00 in Gouvia.

'Together' Project - "No room for racism in cricket!" Cricket match at Gouvia ground.

The civil non-profit company 'International Centre for Sustainable Development' (ICSD) is arranging a cricket match between mixed teams made up of unaccompanied children recently arrived in the country and players from the Hellenic Cricket Federation based in Corfu. The match is one of the activities organised by ICSD as part of its hospitality towards unaccompanied children newly-arrived in the country who are staying temporarily in Igoumenitsa.

The match is a collaborative effort between the Corfu and Igoumenitsa branches of the Hellenic Theatre & Education Network, ICSD and the Hellenic Cricket Federation.

Organisers: Hellenic Theatre & Education Network with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) as part of the 'Together' project - 'What if it were you?'

The project supports activities involving cooperation between local and refugee communities - especially with children and youths.

Information:  210 6541600 / [email protected] /

Saturday 9 November
15:00 - 18:00
Gouvia Cricket Ground

Coordinator: Christodoulos Kotsinas

30 players will be taking part - 15 unaccompanied children from the Hospitality Facility and 15 players from the Hellenic Cricket Federation.