International Albinism Awareness Day is celebrated annually on June 13 to celebrate the human rights of persons with albinism worldwide.
- Albinism is a rare, non-contagious, genetically inherited condition found in all countries across the world irrespective of background or culture.
- This dissimilarity is a lack of melanin in the eyes, skin, and hair making prone to the sun and bright light.
- There is no treatment or cure for the absence of pigmentation that is dominant in albinism.
- 2020 theme “Made To Shin.”