On October 8, most countries celebrate International Dyslexia Day by illuminating places and monuments in turquoise.
You can consult the dyslexia world map, in which you will be able to visualize the illuminated points on October 8.
United Nations Declaration
Several organizations under the leadership of DISFAM are working for the United Nations General Assembly to declare October 8 as world dyslexia day.
The diplomat Isaías Medina has already been designated as responsible for writing the draft and coordinating all the countries that have given official support to this declaration.
Agenda Dyslexia Week 2022
- October 1 at 12 noon: Round table on the language
- October 1 at 18:XNUMX p.m.: Workshop
- October 7: Presentation on good practices
- October 8: Illumination of places and monuments
- October 8: International Dyslexia Day Event at the United Nations
Official supports since 2020
Official supports since 2021
Map of illuminated places and monuments
💙| WORLD DYSLEXIA DAY- Deputies Argentina (@DiputadosAR) October 9, 2020
The Congress lights up in turquoise in adherence and support for declaring October 8 as World Dyslexia Day, with the aim of promoting awareness of this disorder.
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