March 21st, 2015 will be the World Down Syndrome Day. 03/21 for the 3 chromosomes 21. This 10th World Day for Down Syndrome will be a very special day for the Foundation.
On March 5th, the Foundation, along with other World Youth Alliance, will be launching a European-size viral campaign on social networks.
On March 10th, the Foundation will award the Sisley-Jérôme Lejeune Award. For its 5th edition, this award is handed out as a reward to significate advances made by international researchers who devote their work to making research on genetic intelligence diseases advance. Along with this award, the Jérôme Lejeune-Young researcher Award will also be granted to reward and encourage young talents who wish to commit themselves to this field of research.
Highlight of this special month: the Foundation will be launching a video to encourage more of the general public to mobilise for Down Syndrome on March 13th next.
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