Mel Young

President, The Homeless World Cup

Mel Young is the President of The Homeless World Cup, social entrepreneur and Schwab Fellow of the World Economic Forum. The Homeless World Cup uses football as an entry mechanism to move people away from the streets and into a greater sense of dignity and improved livelihoods. Annual research shows that around 80% of the players made significant changes to their lives as a direct result of participating in the Homeless World Cup.

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03 Apr 2024

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