EDSA organized the second edition of “Enarat Virtual Conference”
- March 16, 2023
- Posted by: edsa
- Category: News
Emirates Down Syndrome Association organized the second edition of “Enarat Virtual Conference” on the occasion of the World Down Syndrome Day under the slogan “With Us Not For Us” and titled “Sexual Education” for people with Down syndrome. Dr. Duaa Saif, addressed the issue of sexual education for children, Dr. Ghanem Al Bustami, addressed the sexual education for the teenage and the Expert and Counselor Mr. Osama Madbouly explained the role of parents in this important subject.
The conference also presented inspiring stories of successful marriages for people with Down syndrome that emphasized the role of society in embracing such influential examples and empowering and working with them, to live a happy and decent life like everyone else.
The conference was attended by more than 324 parents, specialists, self-advocates and supporters of (31) nationalities distributed in (19) countries, from the GGC and the Arab countries in addition to European countries.