Hundreds of thousands of people, including many girls and women, are being forced to flee their homes and search for a safe place to live. The latest attention on the refugee crisis has put a spotlight on what is a much broader and ongoing humanitarian issue. According to the World Health Organization, situations of conflict, post conflict, and displacement may exacerbate existing violence and present additional forms of violence against girls and women. We know sport can play a role in preparation, healing, reintegration and moving on. So what does it mean for these girls and women to play?