Specialisterne locations around the world
Specialisterne can currently be found in the following locations around the world:
Follow the links for country specific information and contact info.
Specialisterne also have collaborations in following countries (but no local office)
India, Czech Republic, Argentina, Italy & China
Specialisterne launches in Singapore to enable employment for autistic people
Singapore operation is latest in worldwide expansion of successful and award-winning international social enterprise
SINGAPORE, November 30th, 2017 – Specialisterne, an internationally recognized leader in harnessing the talents of autistic people, launched today in Singapore. Specialisterne Singapore is teaming up with employers, government, community and partners to provide people on the autism spectrum – an under-utilized human resource – with the opportunity to obtain meaningful and sustained employment.
Specialisterne Singapore officially launched today 30 November 2017 with a visit from the Spouse of the Danish Prime Minister.
Read the full press release from the event: Specialisterne Singapore launch
The Specialisterne Foundation works to enable one million jobs for people with autism through social entrepreneurship, corporate sector engagement and a global change in mindset. We work with stakeholders around the world to bring about our vision of a world where people are given equal opportunities in the labour market.
Thorkil Sonne spoke at the World Autism Awareness Day 2016, hosted by the UN, 1 April, in response to the Secretary-General’s Call to Action issued at WAAD 2015.
In November 2015, Specialisterne Foundation was approved as NGO Associated with the United Nations Department of Public Information. We are proud of the strengthened ties with the UN and strongly supports the Secretary-General’s Call to Action.
The foundation owns the Specialisterne concept and trademark. Specialisterne, which translates from Danish as “The Specialists”, is an innovative social enterprise providing assessment, training, education and IT consultancy services, where most of the employees are people with autism.