ADF International

People With Down Syndrome Face Deadly Discrimination

Persons with disabilities face tragic discrimination that infringes upon their right to life. The pandemic has brought to light these threats. Evidence that persons with Down Syndrome are significantly more at risk for death from COVID-19 has generated intense controversy regarding societal obligations to protect the most vulnerable. World Down Syndrome Day on March 21st, affords the opportunity to call attention to one of the greatest, and largely unseen, human rights abuses of our time: abortion on the basis of disability.

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