Sport improves the lives of millions of people across the world. It improves health and brings people together to play, learn and have fun. It can also be used to bring about social change.
Comic Relief’s Sport for Change strategy runs across our UK and International programme areas. We have recently funded organisations, through our funding initiatives, that use sport as a tool to increase community cohesion in the UK, and to address issues affecting women and girls in the UK and internationally.
Going forward, our work will focus on the following areas where our analysis shows that Sport for Change can bring impactful change:
For more information on Comic Relief’s approach to Sport for Change, you can read our booklet.