Sport for development and healthy lifestyle
Tbilisi, 22 May 2012. UNICEF, in collaboration with the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs and the First Lady’s healthy lifestyle initiative – Don’t Worry, Be Healthy – entered into a partnership with Rustavi2 TV and the Sport and Entertainment Games Association to promote healthy lifestyle messages during the television game show Gundi and the Rustavi2 Disney Cup Football Championship.
Rustavi2’s Gundi involves 32 school teams each consisting of 16 boys and girls from the ages of 8 to 16 years. Beginning from September, 31 of the shows will be aired. In total, more than 500 children have participated in the tournament.
Rustavi2 Kids Cup is a global football tournament for boys and girls under the age of 13 which aims to promote sportsmanship, fair play, cultural exchange and a healthy lifestyle.
Maya Kurtsikidze, Communication Officer, UNICEF Georgia