About the programme
International Inspiration is the official legacy programme of the London 2012 Olympics. The programme is a result of a global partnership between British Council, UNICEF and UK Sport. It is endorsed by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOGOC).
International Inspiration was implemented in Ethiopia from October 2011 to March 2014.
International Inspiration in Ethiopia
The aim of the programme was to help more children and young people in Ethiopia take part in high quality and inclusive PE, sport and play activities to equip them with leadership and life skills to address key social issues, including harmful traditional practices. The programme had a particular focus on girls and those with disabilities.
What the programme achieved in Ethiopia
Together with our strategic partners, we were able to achieve high level results in Ethiopia: