Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein

 

The half-brother of King Abdullah of Jordan, FIFA former vice-president and former FIFA presidential candidate, HRH Prince Ali bin Hussein in empowering sports in the Middle East and West Asia. The film profiles the work His Excellency has done in empowering women football in Jordan, ensuring child refugees have the opportunity to play football, the pioneering of women’s football through hosting U17 Women Tournament in Jordan, and the allowance of women to wear headscarf in women’s football. LMP filmed al Zaatari camp in Jordan and interviewed former footballer Christian Karembeu talking about the work of  Asian Football Development Project (AFDP), and the UEFA Foundation for Children in empowering refugee children to play football.  LMP covered U17 Women Tournament football matches and  interviewed Prince Ali on the subject and those who positively influenced by his work in sport.

  • Date: 2016
  • Category: Documentary
  • BROADCASTER: Al Araby TV
  • RUNNING TIME: 26:00 minutes