Photo Story: La Liga project at Zaatari refugee camp

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Refugee children, beneficiaries of La Liga Foundation socio-educational project, prepare to join a celebration, at the Big Sports House Stadium, in the Zaatari refugee camp, about 100 km north of Amman, Jordan, 14 July 2019.

Zaatari refugee camp is only 10 km away from the Syrian border and houses some 80000 refugees, fifty per cent of whom are under the age of 18.

The Zaatari socio-educational project was developed by La Liga in collaboration with the AFDP (Asian Football Development Project), it involves some 33 clubs of the Spanish League and aims to develop various projects favorable to coexistence, integration and adaptation of the participants and their families.

La Liga socio-educational project at Zaatari refugee camp

La Liga socio-educational project at Zaatari refugee camp

 

Photos: EPA-EFE/AMEL PAIN

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