21 March 2019
March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day, which has been officially recognised by the United Nations since 2012.
On this day, people all around the world celebrate the lives and achievements of people with Down syndrome, creating a global voice, advocating for the rights, inclusion and wellbeing of people with Down syndrome.
SOURCE: Down Syndrome Australia website [viewed 21 March 2019]
Produced by the librarians at the Brotherhood of St Laurence in Melbourne, Australia