T21RS - COVID-19 vaccination

WATCH the T21Research Society webinar presenting scientific evidence supporting COVID-19 vaccination prioritisation for people with Down syndrome. Read more

DSi announces first official translation of education guidelines in French

DSi is delighted to have worked with Inclusion Down in Belgium to make our education guidelines accessible to French speakers. Read more

Inclusive employment for people with intellectual disabilities

Ishaque reports on his work in Bangladesh, writing a case study on the best practices of inclusive employment for persons with intellectual disabilities. Read more

Rwanda organisation making an impact

RDSO, established in 2016, is having a huge impact for people with Down syndrome in the country, adapting to the pandemic and taking steps towards independence. Read more

Advocating for employment in Africa

Four newly established self-advocacy groups have been learning about their human rights and how to advocate for their right to employment. Read more

Cardiac disease in Down Syndrome

Read about our work in the Journal of Congenital Cardiology. Read more

What you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines

Watch Katie Matthews' interview with UK NHS Dr Roger Banks to learn what you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccines. Read more

Listen Include Respect progress report

We and our partner Inclusion International are proud of the progress achieved in the first year on our joint project developing guidelines for inclusive participation. Read more

DSi Education Project toolkits 1,2&3

We are delighted to announce that the first set of toolkits are ready and can be used to help you to get the most out of the Guidelines. Read more

COVID-19 advocacy in Rwanda

Rwanda Down Syndrome Organisation ran a training on COVID-19 for people with Down syndrome, including learning about social distancing and other ways to reduce the risk of transmission. Read more

Human Rights Training - Tajikistan

We recently ran online human rights training with parents and family members in Tajikistan and with organisations representing persons with Down syndrome there. Read more

Advocating for Human Rights

Human rights training for our member organisations - understanding a rights-based approach to development Read more