Celebration Mission: Inclusion through Japan Lions Leadership

On the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly in New York City, Special Olympics hosted its Global Health Leadership Summit to highlight the urgent need for inclusive health programming in support of individuals with intellectual disabilities. In partnership with the Golisano Foundation, the Special Olympics Global Health Leadership Summit brought together leaders from… Continue reading Celebration Mission: Inclusion through Japan Lions Leadership

Special Olympics Poland for Ukraine

As Europe continues to navigate open war in Ukraine, the region also continues to demonstrate strong solidarity in support of refugees fleeing violence and conflict. Millions of individuals have been forced from their homes in search of safety and security, creating a deepening vulnerability for families and children alike in host communities. Through the work… Continue reading Special Olympics Poland for Ukraine

Mission: Inclusion Romania

As part of a shared commitment to forging social inclusion worldwide, Special Olympics and the Lions Clubs International Foundation have placed an increased emphasis on the role that youth can play in making the world a more inclusive place for all. Through the transformative power of community service, youth worldwide have come together to not… Continue reading Mission: Inclusion Romania

Special Olympics and LCIF “Tehtävä: Inkluusio”

Ukrainan sota on saanut aikaan valtavan kansainvaelluskriisin, jollaista ei Euroopassa ole nähty sitten toisen maailmansodan. Miljoonat ovat paenneet Ukrainasta hakien turvaa ja edelleen miljoonat pyrkivät löytämään keinot päästä rajan yli. Yk:n pakolaisjärjestö UNHCR:n mukaan yli viisi miljoonaa ukrainalaista on paennut naapurimaihin 24. helmikuuta jälkeen, ja valtaosa heistä on lapsia, heidän äitejään ja vanhuksia. Pakolaisten joukossa… Continue reading Special Olympics and LCIF “Tehtävä: Inkluusio”