Germany has won the bid to host the European Football Championship in 2024. This was decided today by the UEFA Executive Committee in Nyon, Switzerland.
With the announcement, preparations will begin immediately for the preparations for the UEFA Euro 2024. Although many of the stadiums have been built, there will be
“Unfortunately, UEFA has a poor record when it comes to protecting the lives of workers. Before the 2012 UEFA Cup in Ukraine and Poland, at least 20 construction workers died building stadiums and infrastructure. We will not tolerate any more workplace deaths in the name of sports and hope that UEFA has learned its lesson,” says Ambet Yuson, general secretary of the BWI.
“This should be a day for German football fans to celebrate but also demand that both UEFA and the government take responsibility. They must be able to guarantee that the workers’ welfare is protected at every