24. - 29. JULY 2017 - HJØRRING - DENMARK

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Dana Cup Hjørring and UNICEF –"Reaching Goals Together"

The Dana Cup Hjørring in a nutshell:

* More than 1.100 teams from 45 countries – since 1982, 112 nations and more than 600.000 participants.

* Denmark's largest sporting event.

* The World's third largest youth soccer tournament.

* The World's most international youth tournament with 90% foreign teams.

Dana Cup is connected with more than 30.000 participants, leaders, coaches and supporters from all around the World every summer. Young footballers aged between 10 and 19 years of age, all playing the wonderful world game - FOOTBALL.

One of UNICEF's beliefs is that - All children have a right to survive, thrive and fulfill their potential - to the benefit of a better world. Here at the Dana Cup we share the same belief and offer the youth of the world this option through football and our numerous activities held during the Dana Cup week.

Together with UNICEF we are devoted to raising awareness for the fantastic work UNICEF is doing all around the World and together with selected sponsors there are different initiatives set in place to raise funds to support their mission.

Upcoming events and activities will be listed here in the near future.

Every child counts

UNICEF is the World's largest humanitarian organization for children and are working globally for the rights of every child. Childrens rights begin with the right to have safe shelter, nutrition, protection from disaster and conflict and traverse the life cycle: pre-natal care for healthy births, clean water and sanitation, health care and education.

UNICEF has spent nearly 70 years working to improve the lives of children and their families. Working with and for children through adolescence and into adulthood requires a global presence whose goal is to produce results and monitor their effects. UNICEF also lobbies and partners with leaders, thinkers and policy makers to help all children realize their rights—especially the most disadvantaged.

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