Growing Unified Schools in Turkmenistan
Ibragim is a Special Olympics Youth Leaders in Turkmenistan working to bring fresh and new ideas for inclusion to youth and adults in their community by leading a Youth Innovation Project. Through project, Ibragim will bring Unified Sports to local schools, thus bringing the global Unified Schools initiative to their community. Ibragim and Gulnar are particularly interested in starting Unified Sports activities such as table tennis, badminton, football (soccer) and basketball. Ibragim plans to introduce these Unified Sports and – with Special Olympics Turkmenistan – organize Unified Sports competitions amongst schools in the community.
Ibragim’s project will establish new Unified Schools, engage new Special Olympics Youth Leaders, and grow Special Olympics programming in Turkmenistan. Ibragim is committed to growing Unified Schools in Turkmenistan and engaging partners in their community to ensure this growth is sustainable over time. With the leadership of Ibragim, the Unified Generation is growing in Turkmenistan and around the world.