The Argentine Federation of Rare Diseases, (FADEPOF) together with the Association for Primary Immunodeficiencies (AAPIDP) as well as other national organisations observed the World Day of Rare Diseases on February 29th with many events. The motto for this year’s campaign was “Although you may not see us, we exist and have we rights” with the hashtag #existimos EPOFargentina. The success of this action caught the attention of the local media.
On Thursday 25th, patients, families and members of different organisations visited Buenos Aires Zoo. A group of medical doctors dressed as clowns also supported the meeting.