Today, the special project remains as part of the WCP program, when the "Round the Globe for Rights and Change" is organized on the children's own Changemaker Day.
A total of one million children participated in the special project phase. It included children from some of the world's poorest and most dangerous countries for children, especially girls. The countries participating in the project are, in addition to Sweden, Benin, Burkina Faso, the Philippines, Ghana, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Mozambique, Nepal, Pakistan, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. In addition to these, schools in another 25 countries participated as they also received the educational material Globen
The Swedish Olympic Committee, SOC, is the supreme authority for the olympic movement within Sweden.
The mission for SOC is to prepare and operate the country´s participation at the Olympic Games and contribute to competitive Olympic teams. Based upon this, SOC will strive ro:
• Give athletes possibility to evolve within sports no matter of background, sex or financial position
• Inspire people to evolve within sports
• Spread the Olympic values; friendship, respect and strive for excellence