Press Release

Statement from the Department of Health and Children – Special Olympic World Games

The Taiwanese authorities presented a proposal which took into consideration the recommendations of the Irish Expert Group, to allow the Taiwanese Special Olympic delegation to attend the Special Olympic World Games.

The Department of Health and Children discussed this proposal with the Taiwanese authorities and has indicated to the Taiwanese authorities that the proposal is acceptable and that it conforms to the criteria as set out by the Expert Group on SARS.