WDSD Celebrations - Malaysia

In conjunction with the 9th Anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day, which falls on 21 March 2014, Kiwanis Club of Johor Bahru, Malaysia organized a BUDDY WALK on 22/3/2014 (Saturday) Over 600 thronged Hutan Bandar Park for a “Buddy Walk”

ICM Intercity Clubs Meeting...

ICM on "Helping children with Down  Syndrome to Success " was jointly organized by Rotary Club of Mount Everest RCME and Down Syndrome Association of Nepal DSAN on 21st March on World Down Syndrome Day an evening with pr

Felicitation of Pranay Burde...

Parivaar- National Confederation of Parents Organizations (NCPO) and Parivaar Sahyadri, the Apex Council of Parents of Persons with Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities (PwIDDs) in Maharashtra felicitated Pranay Burde on his win

WDSD Awareness Walk - Nepal

"Down Syndrome awareness walk " organized on 21st March in celebration of World Down Syndrome Day by Down Syndrome Association of Nepal DSAN starting at focal point Maitighar Mandala to raise aw

World Down Syndrome Day -Film...

On World Down Syndrome Day...Here in Sault Ste. Marie Ontario Canada, We brought in Jean Francois Martin from Quebec and his beautiful film "The Peruvian Challenge".

WDSD Activities in Carinthia...

Awareness building for our case by an array of posters placed all over Carinthia during the month of March 2014 in celebration of WDSD plus a special event on March 21 at a public place in Villach.

Successful WDSD concert is...

The big charity concert we planned for World Down Syndrome Day 2014 (we had announced it here.) was a big success.

e.motion21 - Everyone loves...

It was a dark March Melbourne morning when e.motion21 staff and volunteers began unloading the equipment to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day.  In only a few hours, Federation Square’s iconic stage would be transformed to showcase the da

Photo Exhibition - Macedonia

We had 4 famous photographers taking photos of 8 persons with Down syndrome at different ages (from 1 to 37), living in Skopje and Bitola.

South Korea WDSD video -...

To view South Korea celebrations during WDSD 2014, view our Youtube video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8FN986PN6o

WDSD 2014

Down Syndrome International would like to send a big THANK YOU to everyone for creating an incredibly loud voice advocating for people with Down syndrome on 21 March 2014! 

21 March 2014 marked the 9th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day and each year the voice of people with Down syndrome, and those who live and work with them, grows louder.


Watch the UN WEBCAST again here:


Down Syndrome International would like to send a big THANK YOU to everyone across the world who wore LOTS OF SOCKS on 21 March 2014 to raise awareness on World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD).