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Improving lives for people with Down syndrome
We are developing international guidelines for cardiac (heart) disorders common in people with Down syndrome.
We are working with parents from remote areas of Nepal to help them support the early development of their children.
We are supporting people with Down syndrome in Nigeria to start and run a self-advocacy group.
On WDSD 2019 we want people with Down syndrome and those who support them to tell the world "Leave no one behind"!
Nominations are now open for the 2019 WDSD awards! Do you know someone you think deserves an award?
Our 2019 World Down Syndrome Day shop is now open. Pre-order your socks and t-shirts today.
Read about the second meeting of the new self-advocacy group that has been established in Lagos, Nigeria. Read more
Read about our project training parents of children with Down syndrome in Nepal on early development Read more
Read about our recent visit to Lagos, Nigeria to train self-advocacy group facilitators to empower people with Down syndrome. Read more
We are looking for self-advocates with Down syndrome to speak at the UN in Geneva on World Down Syndrome Day, 21 March 2019. Read more
Join us for the next World Down Syndrome Day conference at United Nations HQ on 21 March 2019. Read more
Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day and challenge yourself by cannoeing for 4 days on the mighty Zambezi river. Read more