September 17, 2013 | SOI General: Headquarters

Inclusive Youth Leadership Guidebook - A New Guide Released by Special Olympics Project

By William Awumey

Project Unify is all about inclusive sports, youth leadership & advocacy, and the whole-school engagement. This guidebook designed by Special Olympics Project Unify is centered around five pillars - Inclusion, Co-Leadership, Teamwork, Communications and Environment. It is designed to help the youth learn the challenges of exclusion, and how to promote dignity and respect for all people; it is to help the youth identify the value in sharing of leadership roles, and how all can contribute to the group and develop communicative ways that support learning irrespective of ability. Last but not the least, it is aimed at developing a culture that is safe, supporting and empowering for all.

About William Awumey: Manager, Online Resources

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