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On October 25, persons with Spina Bifida and their families worldwide will come together to celebrate the 10th edition of the World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day 2022 (#WSBHD22) on the theme: “Elevate Your Voice”.

Our vision is a society that guarantees the human rights of children and adults with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus (SBH), and celebrates their contributions in all areas of life, while guaranteeing equity at all levels and for all. ​ Accessibility and inclusion are challenges frequently encountered by persons with SBH. With stigma, discrimination and lack of awareness creating further barriers to the full enjoyment of life. Therefore, IF shares with you the theme for the World Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Day 2022: “Elevate Your Voice”.

We will be happy to also share your photos here and information about the activities you organise for WSBHD 2020 at local, regional or national level. So please, send your material to

Do not forget to use the hashtag #WSBHD22 on social media so we can easily find your messages. Also, when sharing your challenge please use the hashtag #ElevateYourVoice.

Find more information about 2022 WSBHD in '2022 THEME' section.

Let's raise awareness on Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus and share your experience or encourage others to do so!

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