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WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY OBSERVED

WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY OBSERVED

Context

The World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is observed globally on 21 March.

Details 

Down syndrome is a condition in which a child is born with an extra copy of their 21st chromosome that causes physical and mental developmental delays and disabilities.

  • The World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) is observed globally on 21 March each year, to raise public awareness for the rights, inclusion and well being of people with Down syndrome.
  • The Theme of 2021 World Down Syndrome Day is “#Connect”.

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