IMG-20160411-WA0008Sport has proven to be a cost-effective and flexible tool in promoting peace and development objectives. On April 6th, the Third Annual International Day of Sport for Development and Peace,  CameroonFDP ran sessions with thirty girls with  football drills on promoting peace and life skills. They also played a short match among themselves.
Sport as a universal language can be a powerful tool to promote peace, tolerance, and understanding by bringing people together across boundaries, cultures, and religions. Its intrinsic values such as teamwork, fairness, discipline, respect for the opponent, and the rules of the game are understood all over the world and can be harnessed in the advancement of solidarity, social cohesion, and peaceful coexistence.