Author Archive | Lizanne Du Plessis

Inspiring the nation (and presenters) on “Ontbytsake”

Sheri was invited to be a guest on “Ontbytsake” on Saturday, 10 December 2016.  She was interviewed by presenters Dawie Roodt (well known in the business world) and Eloise Cupido.  After the program, Sheri was indicated on the website as one of the program’s most inspiring guests. “Ontbytsake” is a television program broadcasted at 7:30 – 9:00 on […]

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Sheri addresses the Self Advocacy Conference in Geneva

The theme of the conference: MyVoiceMyCommunity. Down syndrome international hosted the event at the United Nations Office Geneva (UNOG) Palais des Nations, in the form of an ‘Open Dialogue’ with the UN Committee members of the Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), the Human Rights Council and ambassadors from the various countries. […]

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