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Cross Cultures Confirms Plans to Extend Activities to Two More States

The President of SSFA, Mr. Augustino Maduot together with his Deputy, Mr. Charles Udwar and Secretary General, Mr. Victor Lawrence today met with the Managing Director of Cross Cultures, Date: 27th/August/2021, Photo |SSFA.

The Cross Cultures Project Association (CCPA) working in collaboration with UEFA Foundation for Children that aims to promote social cultures through sports, today confirmed to South Sudan Football Association its plans to extend its activities to Bor and Aweil. 

The meeting came in a context to discuss important issues regarding the development of football across South Sudan and the Organization’s activities in Juba and Torit.

Speaking in a statement, the Managing Director of Cross Cultures, Mr. Anders Levinsen said the meeting was fruitful and they have discussed a number of essential issues on how both the foundation and South Sudan Football Association will work closely towards promoting football to the grassroots level.

Mr. Levinsen revealed that the organization has planned to extend its activities to Bor and Aweil which was initially in Juba and Torit only, adding that Cross Culture has trained 200 coaches in Torit and Juba – also supported sport’s activities for 4,000 children from different schools.

Meanwhile, the President of South Sudan Football Association (SSFA), Mr. Augustino Maduot appreciated Cross Cultures’ support in promoting sport in the country, expressing SSFA readiness to work closely with the foundation to promote football – he said what Cross Cultures is doing is very essential towards mending social cultures amongst children, citing that promoting peace and unity through sports is one the association’s vision hence Cross Cultures is an important partner to work with.