Event tackles racism

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The International Football Development Expo has announced that the FARE Network and European Professional Football Leagues (EPFL) will both be represented at the 2012 edition of the event in Amsterdam in December.

The two organisations will address the issues of racism and social inclusion in football. Piara Powar, formerly the director of the UK's Kick It Out organisation and now executive director of FARE Network, will attend the event along with EPFL representatives. They will detail their work concerning the 'Professional Football Against Hunger' scheme. The International Football Development Expo 2012 will take place on December 12–13 at the RAI Convention Centre in Amsterdam. For more information visit www. footballdevelopmentexpo. com and www. amsterdam2012event. com.

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