Slum Soccer Krida Vikas Sanstha Nagpur
Slum Soccer Krida Vikas Sanstha Nagpur aim to reach underprivileged people using football as a tool for social empowerment. They operate all over India, and engage several hundred children and young adults every day.
Slum Soccer India promote development through the medium of football on a daily basis. Providing socially neglected people with a chance to play football not only enhances their fitness, but also encourages skills and values like team-building, self-esteem, friendship, self-confidence, and creativity. Organized sessions with trained coaches are conducted on a regular basis, reaching as many as 700 children every day.
Meet the teams
|12||SYED ABUTHAHIR MOHAMMED ALI JOOBAIR|
|7||PUSHKAR PANDHARINATH SONTAKKE|
|10||PRANSU PRIYA DHANSON|
India is the second most populous nation in the world (with more than 1.2 billion people) and is home to 63% of all slum dwellers in South Asia (UN Habitat, 2006). Its rapidly rising population is adding to the existing problems of poverty, homelessness, and unemployment (NPTEL, 2013).