Award Grant­ing Cer­e­mony to the Pak­istani Street Child Foot­ball Team

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take place in Brazil, on June and July this year, the Am­bas­sador of Brazil, Mr. Alfredo Leoni, hosted a cer­e­mony at the Em­bassy of Brazil in Is­lam­abad, on 19th May 2014, in honor of the Pak­istani Street Child Foot­ball Team, who was awarded the bronze medal at which took place in Brazil in April 2014. At the cer­e­mony there were all Pak­istani foot­ball team mem­bers, their coach, Mr. Ab­d­ual Rashid, and rep­re­sen­ta­tives of the three Pak­istani Mr. Naveed Hasan Khan (Chair­man of Azad Foun­da­tion), Mr. Am­jad Ra­sool (Di­rec­tor of Mus­lim Hands) cer­e­mony there were chil­dren from three in­sti­tu­tions in Is­lam­abad and Rawalpindi who deal with chil­dren in Bee Kids and Rah-e-Amal; stu­dents of the Por­tuguese Lan­guage Course and the Capoeira (the tra­di­tional Brazil­ian wrestling sports) Course of the Em­bassy; Mr. Dan Dohrmann (Coun­try Rep­re­sen­ta­tive of UNICEF), Mr. Marc Saba (Coun­try Rep­re­sen­ta­tive of UNAIDS), Mr. David Skin­ner (Coun­try Rep­re­sen­ta­tive of Save the Chil­dren) and Ms. Nageen Hy­att (Di­rec­tor of No­mad Cul­ture Cen­tre). In his wel­come ad­dress, Am­bas­sador Alfredo Leoni in­di­cated the im­por­tance of sports as a tool for

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