Inclusive Youth Leadership
Bringing together Youth Leaders with and without intellectual disabilities as they bring the vision of an inclusive world to life in their schools and communities.
Youth Leaders with and without intellectual disabilities at the 2023 Special Olympics Global Youth Leadership Summit in Berlin, Germany, united by a common goal of fostering inclusion and understanding, believed that actions spoke louder than words.2 Min Read
Special Olympics Ethiopia will host Africa Region’s largest annual gathering—the Special Olympics Africa Leadership Conference with official carrier Ethiopian Airlines3 Min Read
A National Youth Leadership Summit in Rwanda inspires students and local partners to promote Unified Champion Schools in their communities.3 Min Read
Athletes, siblings, and youth leaders held the first-ever joined Regional Youth Leadership Summit and Athlete Congress in Johannesburg - the first summit held in the Africa Region since 2019.2 Min Read
Special Olympics has launched their second annual “Faces of Inclusion” book highlighting individuals impacted by the organization’s Unified Schools programming, which is a school offering Special Olympics Unified Sports.5 Min Read
A National Youth Leadership Summit in India motivates youth of all abilities to be leaders in their communities.3 Min Read
Special Olympics (SO) Montenegro took action for inclusion on our Global Day of Activation. Watch the video to learn more about SO Montenegro's involvement with Spread the Word: Inclusion and the impact the campaign has had on local schools and communities.
Special Olympics Cape Verde Youth Leaders Edna and Clenira know that improving digital accessibility is essential to building a more inclusive world.1 Min Read
National University’s Social and Emotional Harmony program Partners with Special Olympics to Mentor Youth Leaders
National University’s Social and emotional Harmony program partners with Special Olympics to mentor Youth Leaders.3 Min Read