The message of Ter Stegen in support to the boys taken refuge in Greece
Published:4/04/2021 - 12:45h
Updated:4/04/2021 - 13:15h
The combined Barcelona is not indifferent to the crisis of refugees in Europe, neither the guardameta German Ter Stegen, the one who spoke of the subject in a video
The German goalkeeper of the Barcelona, Marc-André Ter Stegen, has sent a message of support to the boys and girls taken refuge situated in the field of refugees of Moria in the Greek island of Lesbos.
"From here we follow very attentively the news of what is occurring in Greece and therefore I send you a big embrace", explains the goalkeeper of the Barça in a message that has done them arrive through the Foundation of the club and that it was published by the group culé in his social networks.
In fact, the children in question are beneficiarios of the program for the Refugees and Migrantes that carries the Foundation Barça in this island. This action makes six months after the fire that produced in the field of refugees of Mori. Said fire that caused that more than 10.000 people went relocated to another field.
In the video appear several boys that have received the message of spirit of the player through the educators of the program of the Foundation of the combined Barcelona to this new field of refugees. With this message, the German looks forward to to sensitise to the society on the problematic of the refugees migrantes.
Program of the Foundation Barça
Five years backwards, initiated this program in which they already have participated more than 24.000 girls, boys and youngsters from the Lebanon, Greece, Italy and Catalonia. From the program of the Foundation of the Barcelona works for the improvement of the emotional welfare of the children taken refuge and migrantes through the sport. Also it boosts his integration between these and the youngsters of other nationalities.
Repensar Programs by the covid
From the month of March of the past year, the team of the Foundation had to adapt his programs product of the confinement by the pandemia. This did it by means of contents that can do individually or with the families and have prioritised the maintenance of the contact with all the beneficiarios and local teams, to end to give the maximum support, especially in a moment like east.
Displaced and refugees
At present, it stipulates that there is 79,5 million people displaced and refugees along the world, of which more than 25 millions live in other countries, according to data of the High Commissioner of the UN for the Refugees (ACNUR). The half of these are boys that abandoned his homes owing to diverse conflicts as well as episodes of violence and persecution.
In this so difficult context, the boys and the youngsters are especially vulnerable since they suffer the fault of concrete measures that facilitate the received and the shelter and suffer grave rapes of his rights. Thanks to the support of Stavros Niarchos Foundation and showing his commitment with the boys and girls taken refuge, The Foundation Barça develops a program based in the sport for the development with boys taken refuge in the communities and countries mentioned previously.