ggwcup
GLOBAL GOALS WORLD CUP

GGWCup Mumbai

Sustainable Mindz strike again

In 2019 they are bringing GGWCup to Mumbai

Meet the Mindz (from left): Vineetha Mathew - Dima Maaytah - Noora Moh’d.

Meet the Mindz (from left): Vineetha Mathew - Dima Maaytah - Noora Moh’d.

In 2018 GGWCup was honoured to be invited to part of the commemorative events of The Year of Zayed. In 2019 Sustainable Mindz is bringing the tournament to Mumbai, India - and you are invited to join as a player and partner.

The vision behind Sustainable Mindz is to be a center of excellence to create a unique platform that will allow a better world by helping others to impact theirs. Sustainable Mindz find unusual solutions to unusual challenges.

We are proud to have Sustainable Mindz as our partner in the MENA region.

 

The roster for the tournament is coming together. It’s an honor to introduce …

Artist Rouble Nagi.

She will expand our minds, hearts and ideas about city colors.

What better way to start the tournament countdown than proudly announce the first member of the Mumbai #SDG5 Dream Team: Rouble Nagi.

Rouble is an award winning, internationally acclaimed  Indian artist  with over 800 murals and sculptures to her credit. A social and art activist, she initiated the Rouble Nagi Art Foundation that runs Balwadis with art programs in Mumbai slums to initiate children to come to school.The foundation aims to transform the community through art and education. “Misaal Mumbai” is another initiative by Rouble, The main aim of this program is to give life to the slum while keeping it clean and hygienic. 

Please read more about how Rouble is using her talent to brighten the lives of slum-Dwellers here.

 
 

Soccer skills are optional, but passion for sustainable development is mandatory

Watch this video to get inspired by some of the teams who played in the GGWCup Dubai 2018 tournament. And remember this tournament is all about being the most sensational human and after each game each team will get four points.

Crowd engagement, taking action for the SDGs as well as your original team style will all be counted as you score points for change.

Read more about the pont system here.

 
 

The GGWCup is the first activist world cup for women

The Global Goals World Cup is not business as usual. In this 5v5 tournament where sports meet activism you as a player and the participants needs to be more than just athletes and sport fans.

Who can set a team?

  • Women from 18 years and up are invited to play.

  • Your team can represent an organization, a company, a country or just yourselves.

  • A Global Goals World Cup team consists of any 5-8 women.

  • To qualify your team must pick one of the 17 Global Goals to advocate for.

  • Free to play. Free to watch

To enter, you must be available to be in Mumbai on February 2nd 2019. Unless otherwise indicated by the organizers, teams cover their own travel and accommodation. Location / Venue: Fr. Agnel Multipurpose School and Junior College in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra.

 

Sponsor opportunities & press material

The GGWCup events are as much about enjoying sport as they are about bringing spectacular women together to meet-up, play and make some noise for the world we want.

Since 2016 Global Goals World Cup events around the world have connected women with stakeholders from all parts of society to form plans, actions and partnerships to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

For press material, sponsor opportunities and more information please contact Dima Maaytah from Sustainable Mindz.

Strong local partners and impact in Mumbai

The Global Goals World Cup is the initiative of Danish non profit sports organisation Eir Soccer. Eir soccer works locally with strong partners across different sectors to combine global scale with strong local impact.

The tournament is a global women's amateur football championship for the UN SDG's (Global Goals). Sustainable Mindz is the regional partner of Eir Soccer, and is implementing the GGWCup Mumbai.

The Global Goals World Cup Mumbai is organized in local partnership with Worldview Education and Fr. Agnel Multipurpose School and Junior College.

Please contact Dima Maaytah on how you and your organization can be involved and advance the impact of the tournament.

 
001-1.png
 

The GGWCup impact

  • We have played for the world since UNGA 2016.

  • 2,000 women have already joined the action.

  • 20,000 actions have been taken - some even changed laws.

  • 100+ million media impressions per event.

  • Mumbai is the first of so far seven GGWCups planned on four continents in 2019.

Picture of the volunteer crew, GGWCup UEA ambassadors Houriya Taheri and actor & referee John Abraham at the GGWCup January 19, 2018 in the Sustainable City - the first tournament in the MENA region.

Picture of the volunteer crew, GGWCup UEA ambassadors Houriya Taheri and actor & referee John Abraham at the GGWCup January 19, 2018 in the Sustainable City - the first tournament in the MENA region.