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Mercedes-Benz and Laureus: Sport for peace.

Besides a basketball project, by a Laureus Sport for Good Foundation, Mercedes-Benz is also ancillary a football plan from a Peres Center for Peace. Here, schoolchildren of several origins play peacefully with one another. This plan has also shown that, by doing sports together, bridges can be built.

The Peres Center for Peace and Innovation has grown extensive educational methods that make use of an array of instruments in sequence to move together children and youths of several origins and religions (Jews and Arabs, Israelis and Palestinians, as good as people from a whole Middle East and North Africa – MENA). They use sports as a middle for stealing fear and romantic barriers as good as for formulating an forlorn cross-border and intercultural discourse that serves to supply younger generations with a required collection to turn constructive and successful examples in their possess communities. In this project, it can be seen on a daily basement that competition has a energy to combine youngsters from several informative and eremite backgrounds.