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World Down Syndrome Congress

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World Down Syndrome Congress

Down Syndrome International hosts a World Down Syndrome Congress (WDSC) every three years. These are held in various countries across the globe. This is a fantastic opportunity for families of and people with Down syndrome to get together as well as professionals and other interested persons to learn about the latest trends in the world of Down syndrome, as well as share stories and make new friends as well as meet up with old one's. The last WDSC was held in India, the one before that on our very own shore's and the next one is taking place in Scotland.... see below for more info.

The (next) 13th World Down Syndrome Congress will be taking place in July 2018 in Glasgow, Scotland. Please click on this link to go to the site:

To view papers from the congress that took place in Cape Town, South Africa  click here and scroll down until you see WDSC August 2012.