GLOBAL YOUTH LEADERSHIP FORUM IN BAKU, AZERBAIJAN

— From 24 to 28 September, 120 youth leaders and 100 adult leaders from 45 countries gathered in Baku, Azerbaijan to listen, learn and develop inclusive projects at the  Special Olympics Global Youth Leadership Forum. Relive Forum highlights – from the signing of the Baku Declaration to welcoming Cafu as a new Special Olympics Global Ambassador – and discover the videosphotos and articles you may have missed!

“No Matter How Small You Think Your Voice is, if it Echoes, it Still Matters!”

From playing Unified Sports together and contributing to panel discussions to signing the historic Baku Declaration, follow our youth leaders, adult leaders, Global Ambassadors and supporters on their journey through the Special Olympics Global Youth Leadership Forum!

Youth Leaders Take Centre Stage


Youth leaders from 45 countries spoke, listened, learned and played Unified together at the Forum. They also developed social inclusion projects which they will now take back to their own countries and put into action!

Cafu Unveiled as Global Ambassador


Legendary Brazilian footballer Marcos Evangelista de Morais – known as Cafu - joined us at the Global Youth Leadership Forum in Baku where he was officially welcomed as the newest Special Olympics Global Ambassador!

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