Middle East/North Africa Region
Since 1999, Special Olympics' work has been expanding rapidly in the Middle East/North Africa (MENA). Special Olympics MENA holds a successful track record of Regional Games since 1999, award-winning World Games in 2019, the first-ever Pan African Games 2020, Unified Sports, and local and regional competitions that build inclusion, truly led by the athletes. Beyond sport, year-round activities of Special Olympics MENA activate siblings, youth, health practitioners in all fields, families, young athletes, volunteers, supporters, change agents, and people from all walks of life to create regional impact that drives the global movement of inclusion.
Stories from Middle East/North Africa
Hamda Al Hosani was recognized by Arab Woman Awards.1 Min Read
Special Olympics MENA recognizes and celebrates champions of inclusion.1 Min Read
Middle East/North Africa Contact Information
Special Olympics Middle East/North Africa (SO MENA) resources.