The renewal is taking place as the two organizations celebrate the 10th anniversary of a partnership that has already helped improve the lives of more than one million children in seven countries. Under the new agreement, the football club will increase its annual contribution to UNICEF from €1.5 million to €2 million. The funds will be used to support programmes that enable marginalized children in Brazil, China, Ghana and South Africa to participate in sport, sport and play. “With this new agreement, FC Barcelona wants to take a step forward in this partnership. Today, the relationship between Barça and UNICEF is closer than ever. We are united in the fight for the rights of the child and the promotion of education through sport.