Sport has historically played an important role in all societies, in the form of competitive sport or physical activity. It is a tool for training, progress and peace and it supports unity, patience, understanding, and health, both mental and physical, at all levels of society. The power of sport is to enhance life skills of young people for a better world and to advance gender equality.
Global Money Week is important, because children and youth are the focus of change. They are tomorrow’s business leaders, parents, and teachers. They can unlock their potential when they believe in themselves. They can change lives, their own and others, when they have the right financial tools and knowledge. They can learn about money matters and resources and learn how to earn a livelihood and gain employment, but most of all; Global Money Week provides children and youth with a voice: a voice that can help reshape the future of finance.