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As FIFA Ethics and Regulations Watch, our main focus is to monitor the main body of football (FIFA). FIFA has gained a lot of power since its foundation in 1904. A power that reaches far beyond football. Our aim is to check if FIFA is executing its major responsibility according to its own ethical standards and regulations and in constant abidance with the international law and human rights.

FIFA must challenge Russia’s human rights record

When the whistle blows in St. Petersburg's Zenit Arena on Saturday, signaling the start of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, not everyone will be...

Fifa prepare launch of ‘landmark’ reform of transfer system to curb influence of agents

Fifa is close to launching its biggest ever reform of the transfer system, including new tough curbs to diminish the power of player agents....

FERW: FIFA must suspend membership of the Saudi Federation due to internal elections violations

FIFA Ethics and Regulations Watch (FERW) called on Monday for a suspension of the Saudi Football Federation membership following the results of an investigation...

In China, FIFA’s Focus Is Soccer, Not Human Rights

(The New York Times) - FIFA, the international body governing global soccer, has come under heavy criticism in recent years for awarding two World...

FIFA makes important updates to Code of Ethics

(FIFA) - FIFA has made some important updates to its Code of Ethics to increase the efficiency of the independent Ethics Committee, to protect...

FERW refuses that Former heads of FIFA ethics committee form consultancy

FERW criticised the new move by former senior FIFA officials to form sports consultancy. The move by Cornel Borbely, who is Swiss, was chairman...

Reporter Explores FIFA Corruption’s Broader Impact

By - by Tara Subramaniam - Corruption within soccer governing organizations across the globe has ramifications beyond the impact on the sport, BuzzFeed news reporter Ken...

Fifa demands return of Sierra Leone FA bosses

Fifa has demanded that the Sierra Leone government allow the country's FA (SLFA) president, Isha Johansen, back in to SLFA premises. Last month, both Johansen...

FERW: FIFA must ensure Russia World cup is human rights friendly

FiFA Ethics and Regulations Watch (FERW) calls on the FIFA to make sure that Russia’s activities for the World Cup are human rights friendly. FIFA,...

FERW: FIFA continues to fails in ending wide scale corruption

Fifa Ethics and Regulations Watch (FERW) calls on The Fédération Internationale Football Association (FIFA) to step up its efforts to fight corruption on its...

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