African Leaders Forum on Disability

Malawi President Joyce Banda and Special Olympics hosted the gathering for government leaders and global aid and development organizations in February 2014 in Lilongwe, Malawi. This special section brings together news, events, stories and info about the forum.

Special Olympics Chairman Tim Shriver reveals a hidden health care crisis. Read More
Her Excellency Joyce Banda, President of Malawi, hosted the forum. Learn More
The rope that bound a young boy in Malawi inspired a Huffington Post blog post. About the Forum
The Special Olympics Healthy Communities initiative has a pilot program in Malawi. About the Forum
President Banda at Global Development Summit
In Her Words

President Banda blogged about inclusion for Huffington Post.

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Innovative Malawi
Innovative Malawi

A story about the leadership Malawi has shown in recent years.

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The Forgotten 200 Million
Forgotten 200 Million

Special Olympics Chairman Tim Shriver on a hidden worldwide crisis.

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Suneedhi: a Girl, a Clinic, a Dream

For a dental surgeon such as myself, screening was just the first step! i felt we needed to go beyond examinations to ensuring people with intellectual disability got any treatment that they needed. I felt I could help more. read more »

Posted on 2014-09-22 by Lynn

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