The Ball in Bali (May 24 – June 4)

Indonesia is country 16 for The Ball en route to New Zealand and Australia and the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup. Schedule: May 26: Presentation of The Ball at Community Festival at Green School May 29-30: Workshop on sustainability, gender… [Read More]

Hara Makers and the Recycling Plaza

On our last day in Malaysia we visited the PJ ECO Recycling Plaza in the Petaling Jaya district of Kuala Lumpur. There we were given a tour by Lee Yoon, co-founder of Hara Makers, a social enterprise that is upcycling… [Read More]

Port Dickson – Hari Raya

May 5th to 7th: The Ball carriers separated for a few days with Andrew heading with The Ball directly to Port Dickson and Iris visiting a friend in Johor Bahru before joining Andrew. There was enough time for The Ball… [Read More]

The Ball in Malaysia: 7th to 14th of May

Malaysia is country 15 for The Ball en route to New Zealand and Australia and the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup Schedule: Johor Bahru – 7th of May: Iris visiting friends (05/07/2023) Port Dickinson – 7th to 9th of May:… [Read More]

Helping hands help The Ball get around the world

Helping Hands Help The Ball Around The World: The Ball and Spirit of Football would be nothing without many thousands of helping hands across the world in more than 60 countries who have helped make our social football projects and… [Read More]

The Ball goes GI & MOELC

Goethe Institut Singapore supported Workshop at Ministry of Education Language Centre (MOELC) – 3rd and 5th of May: Our 2-day Workshop (3rd & 5th of May) with 19 young Singaporean German learners was organised and supported by the Goethe Institut… [Read More]

Fairplay with Lion City Sailors Girls Team

Fairplay with Lion City Sailors Girls Team – May 4th: We originally wanted to run a session with the defending Singapore national champion Lion City Sailors Women’s Team. However, it didn’t turn out like that. Many of the LCS players… [Read More]

The Ball goes Bundesliga

May 3rd: We had met Julia Farr at Borussia Dortmund in Germany, where we ran a sustainability workshop in August 2022. We reconnected with her in Phnom Penh, Cambodia in March 2022 with The Ball where we co-delivered a TOT… [Read More]

Cebu – Sticky Rice

27th to 29th of April: Members of three JCI groups in Bohol passed the baton on to JCI Zugbuana and Jessica Resch. Jessica is the President of Cebu City’s Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Federation and therefore also a member of Cebu… [Read More]