Girl Power is a non profit grassroots women sports entity, passionate about giving immigrant and refugee women access to sports such as soccer, marathon running, swimming, Zumba fitness, and cycling events.
Girl Power believes that sports can help women and girls raise confidence and self-esteem. Girls who play sports experience higher states of psychological well-being than girls who do not play. Soccer is a tool to empower women and raise awareness on gender issues.
Girl Power’s vision is to bring the culture of sports amongst the refugee and immigrant women in European countries. The main goal is increase gender equality amongst immigrant and refugee families around the world.
Girl Power has partnered with the Afghanistan Women’s National Football Team and their staff to provide a forum for sharing the team’s 2016 journey.
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Girl Power Afghanistan WNT