Down syndrome

Know about Salma Shabana, 23-yr old athletic icon with Down Syndrome

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 12:42 GMT

Salma Shabana, a 23-yr old athlete, with Down syndrome, who has proven to be an icon of willpower to her peers with special needs.

March 21: World Down Syndrome Day

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 11:53 GMT

Down Syndrome is a normal arrangement of chromosomes that has always existed in humans and is present in all regions of the world.

Egyptian artist with special needs challenges Down syndrome with photography

Sun, 13 Dec 2020 - 02:11 GMT

Hassan el-Akhras is a 25-year-old Egyptian artist with special needs. He suffers from Down Syndrome, but he did not succumb to the disease, nor did he lean into despair.

Actor with Down syndrome inspires and stars in Hollywood film

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 - 12:23 GMT

The critically acclaimed new movie “The Peanut Butter Falcon” took an unusual path to Hollywood and has made an unlikely star of Zack Gottsagen, an actor who has Down syndrome.

Egyptian film on Down Syndrome to participate in Meknes festival

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:52 GMT

“My name is Nour", an Egyptian documentary addressing Down Syndrome, will participate in the ninth edition of Meknes festival

The Four Biscuits: yes we can

Fri, 11 May 2018 - 09:59 GMT

The Four Biscuits aims to empower young people with Down's syndrome by providing them with training in baking skills and then selling their products.

‘Sanctuary’: Romantic comedy with social message

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 03:11 GMT

The 7th edition of D-CAF presents the Irish film “Sanctuary”, a heart-warming story of love between two people with intellectual disabilities.

Only heroes challenge life for love

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 07:22 GMT

Egypt's champions in the Paralympic Swimming Championships, Dina Tarek and Mohamed Abdel-Bary, announced their engagement .