WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY – 21ST MARCH 2021

Media Release   #INCLUSIONMEANS….   March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), this global awareness day has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012. The date for WDSD, being the 21st day of the 3rd month,  was chosen to signify the uniqueness of...

World Down Syndrome Month is here!

As we welcome March and the start of our celebration in honour of World Down Syndrome Month, we turn our focus to What Inclusion really means? During March, which is also Human Rights Month, DSSA will be taking a closer look at Inclusive Education. We will be...

Global Disability Summit 2022

The International Disability Alliance (IDA), the Government of Norway, and the Government of Ghana will host the second Global Disability Summit on 16 and 17 February 2022 (GDS22). The Summit will be mainly virtual. REGISTER TO ATTEND GDS22 The Summit will mobilize...
Miss Wheelchair SA comes to town

Miss Wheelchair SA comes to town

Beauty without barriers. This is the theme for the first Miss Wheelchair South Africa pageant that will take place at the Artscape Theatre on Thursday 2 December. The pageant aims to change the perception, narrative and image of physically challenged women in South...