Creating Inclusion in Bharat
Bibharani and Indramani are Special Olympics Youth Leaders representing Special Olympics Bharat (India) who participated in the 2019 Global Youth Leadership Summit. Bibharani and Indramani will lead a Youth Innovation Project to increase inclusion in their community by creating Unified Champion Schools and building partnerships with community-based organizations. Bibharani and Indramani strive to spread awareness and acceptance of intellectual disabilities so everyone is welcomed in their community.
Over the course of the next year, Bibharani and Indramani plan to engage 50 Youth Leaders and create five new Unified Champion Schools. They will share their project through social media and news outlets to spread their message of inclusion beyond their local community. By integrating inclusion into their schools and community, Bibharani and Indramani are leaders in their Region and are empowering the Unified Generation.