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Specialisterne Foundation

Specialisterne Foundation is a non-for-profit organization that works to enable one million jobs for people with autism and similar challenges. The foundation owns Specialisterne Denmark and the Specialisterne concept and trademark.


Specialisterne Foundation is a not-for-profit foundation with the goal to generate meaningful employment for one million autistic/neurodivergent persons through social entrepreneurship, corporate sector engagement and a global change in mindset.

Innovative thinking and different perspectives offered by autistic/neurodivergent talent is needed more than ever for businesses and institutions to emerge successfully from crises such as COVID-19. Specialisterne can help you to adapt to rapidly changing conditions through enabling a resilient and diverse workforce.


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IBM SkillsBuild

Through the collaboration between Specialisterne Foundation and IBM, neurodivergent candidates and consultants will gain enhanced access to IBM SkillsBuild. IBM SkillsBuild is a free digital training program offering courses in highdemand technology skills such as Cloud Computing, Data and Analytics, Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Communication Skills, Project Management, and much more. Upon completion of a course, learners will receive a corresponding badge certified by IBM.


Generated over 10.000 jobs

Since 2004, we have proven ‘The Autism Advantage’ and catalysed a global movement which so far has resulted in the employment of 10.000 autistic persons in competitive jobs across a number of business sectors.

Trusted as a thought leader

Specialisterne Foundation is an NGO associated with United Nations Department of Global Communications and a member of United Nations Global Compact. We are trusted as a thought leader when it comes to changing the labour market and promoting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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