Europe’s leaders urged to harness the power of sport to integrate refugees and migrants

EPA

On World Refugee Day:


On World Refugee Day our thoughts naturally turn to the plight of asylum seekers fleeing war and persecution, but it is also an opportunity to think of the next stage, how to contribute towards their successful integration, which is one of the main challenges facing our continent today.
Increasingly Europe’s leaders are realising that sport has a very important role to play in the integration of migrants and refugees.
Sport has immense symbolic power. It is universal. It helps heal trauma. It...


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