Doha GOALS Partners With the Special Olympics in Los Angeles

April 21, 2015

The Doha GOALS Forum, the world’s leading platform focusing on sport as a driver of social and economic change, will be held in Los Angeles from July 25-27, 2015, during the Special Olympics World Games.

Doha GOALS will partner with the Special Olympics this year for the three-day summit and legacy program.

Janet Froetscher, Chief Executive Officer of the Special Olympics, said: “We have spent more than four decades proving to the world that sport has the power to transform lives and communities.

“We are delighted to partner with the Doha GOALS Forum this year: it is a platform that brings together global decision-makers with a clear agenda to act and make impact.

“The backdrop of our World Games offers the perfect opportunity for leaders to see first-hand the immediate and positive impact sport can have and the lasting legacy it can bring to creating an inclusive and respectful society.”