International Albinism Awareness Day

Starts June 13, 2023 then every year on the 13th of June

Celebrates the human rights of persons with albinism, who face multiple forms of discrimination worldwide. The physical appearance of persons with albinism is often the object of erroneous beliefs and myths influenced by superstition, which foster their marginalization and social exclusion. Albinism is still profoundly misunderstood, socially and medically leading to various forms of stigma and discrimination. Learn more…