A global audience for street-children worldwide

We use the power of sport to provide a global platform for street children, so they can demand the protection, support, and opportunities every child needs.

It's estimated that here are 150.000.000 children living and working on the streets.

We help them demand their rights.

762 Lives changed

Leaving home for the first time, having so many people believe in you, believing in yourself.

Legal IDs secured

SCU has successfully secured passports thereby all rights of citizenship for every child attending SCU events

12 Governments reached

12 teams have been able to take their young people’s messages directly to their governments and demand change.

World Cups

Street Child World Cup, 2022 ⚽

Hosted in partnership with Qatar Foundation, 28 teams will come together in Doha from the 8th – 15th October for a football tournament, art festival and congress; all designed to put the spotlight on children living in street-situations worldwide.

Street Child Cricket World Cup, 2023 🏏

Hosted in partnership with Save the Children India, 24 teams will come together in Chennai, India in September 2023 for the second edition of the Street Child Cricket World Cup ahead of the ICC World Cup.

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What's new?

Change is Coming.

The Prince of Wales was keen to remind Team England before they travelled to Doha that the Street Child World Cup was about far more than football. Nothing epitomised that message better than today’s General Assembly, when all 28 teams gathered to share messages of advocacy to the world in front of a huge audience which included Her Excellency of Qatar.

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Education…access for all

Today the focus shifted from football to education as participants headed to Hamilton International School – part of the ISP portfolio – for a day of learning, exchange and most of all fun!

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