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
Special Olympics Belgium receives Grand Effie Award 2021 for Road to Sustained Success project.1 Min Read
Special Olympics Advisor and advocate for Unified with Refugees programme, Gerald Mballe has been shortlisted for the Integration of Refugees Through Sport Award (IRTS) Role Model Award.1 Min Read
They examined Special Olympics World Winter Games facilities and discussed further steps to prepare for the competitions.1 Min Read
Special Olympics athlete Oana Rotar has been breaking employment barriers in Romania: she is the first woman with Down syndrome employed in the national government’s public administration.1 Min Read
Special Olympics European Football Week (EFW), supported by Uefa, kicks off on 23 September.2 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.