The World Cup is a good occasion to pay attention to the inner diversity of the hosting country, the problems concerning the access to the environment, problems of discrimination as well as problems that initiatives face while supporting equality and defending human rights.
Fare Network and Cup for People opened the Diversity House with an exhibition about diversity in international and Russian Football and about society, migration, refugees, LGBTIQ+ community and the role of football in the achievement of positive social changes.
is an international umbrella of organisations and ethnic minority groups, LGBT+ fans working to fight discrimination and promote diversity in football in over 39 countries across the globe.
Fare is also issuing a guide to Russia
for visiting fans and operating a helpline for fans from minority groups to report harassment or attacks.