Middle East/North Africa Region
Special Olympics' work has been expanding rapidly in the Middle East/North Africa Region -- including our Health and Family programs, Athlete Leadership and Unified Sports.
Stories from Middle East/North Africa
The Local Organizing Committee of Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 has announced the 11 Sub-Saharan African nations participating in the World Games held on 14-19 March 2019. A workshop to educate the new member nations on the Games’ values of inclusion and tolerance took place in Nairobi, Kenya. The Games will be the largest sports and humanitarian event in the world with more than 7,500 athletes and 3,000 coaches from more than 176 nations.1 Min Read
Special Olympics Senegal’s athletes are training hard for summer sports in Dakar, with weekly Sunday morning sessions such as these.1 Min Read
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