The Public Authority for Youth, Tuesday, launched the “Football Academies for Girls” program in all its youth centers, which is part of the “Our Stadiums” project included in the state’s development plan and the government’s work program for developing human capital.
The Director-General of the authority, Dr. Mishaal Al-Rabee, said in a press statement that the “Football Academies for Girls” program is one of the authority’s recreational and entertainment programs and aims to provide a healthy environment and lifestyle for the young athletes, reports Al-Qabas.
He explained that the academy enhances social communication skills among the players with each other and the spirit of teamwork, in addition to developing their moral values such as tolerance, respect, emotional self-discipline, commitment, and responsibility.
He stated that the program is for girls in the evening period and for three days a week in all youth centers of Qadisiyah, Faiha, Sabahiya, Shamiya, Qusour, Ardiya, Daiya, and Jaber Al-Ahmad, which are affiliated with the authority.
He called on parents of girls between the ages of 10 and 15 to register for the program via the authority’s website www.youth.gov.kw.