Special Olympics in Europe and Eurasia encompasses a diverse range of cultures, languages and customs. From Iceland to Israel, from Portugal to Siberia, Russia, Special Olympics athletes and supporters are dedicated to promoting respect, inclusion and human dignity for people with intellectual disabilities through sports.
Stories from Europe/Eurasia
From Brussels to Nairobi and from Tuzla to Turin and beyond, the Special Olympics Unified with Refugees program continues to expand its reach in affording Special Olympics athletes and refugee youth alike the opportunity to come together and Play Unified.3 Min Read
With the support of EEA and Norway Grants, nine partners across Europe have joined forces to help improve lives for children with developmental disabilities through the ‘Inclusion Through Sports for Children with Developmental Disabilities’ project.3 Min Read
Since the Covid pandemic. many programmes in Europe have launched a new version of their virtual games!4 Min Read
During the pandemic, online networks helped Special Olympics Serbia Youth Leaders stay connected and spread the movement for inclusion.1 Min Read
Play Unified: Learn Unified sustains momentum in Russia as Kazan prepares to host the World Winter Games in January 2022.1 Min Read
Europe/Eurasia Contact Information
Below you'll find resources for Special Olympics Europe-Eurasia (SOEE) region and programs.
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Czech Republic
- Faroe Islands
- Great Britain
- Hellas (Greece)
- Isle of Man
- Kyrgyz Republic
- North Macedonia
- San Marino
Supporting Special Olympics throughout the world
Be a part of the wider Special Olympics inclusion movement by signing our pledge. When you sign the pledge, you are stating to the world that you #ChooseToInclude and you support our movement to a new world of togetherness, tolerance, and respect.