Margo3 May 2018 // We are very happy to announce that Margo Whiteford, IF President, has been approved to represent IF as member of the Board of IDA. Margo will stand for the rights of people living with Spina Bifida and/or Hydrocephalus. 

Lea roues de secours12 April 2018 // Léa Bayekula (22), born with Spina Bifida, is a graphics student in real life and a wheelchair athlete who wants to join the Paralympics in Tokyo in 2020. The challenges she meets in her daily life have become the basis of a fictional story, in which she is a journalist in Brussels. While following Léa doing her job, the story highlights the lack of accessibility in the capital city of Belgium, in particular of public transport.

vitamins5 April 2018 // A special issue has been published of the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, which focuses entirely on "Folate status in women and neural tube defect risk reduction". It contains 10 open access articles which were developed as part of a Technical Consultation initiated by the Micronutrient Forum, with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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