The Russian Federation has participated in Rare Disease Day since 2009, involving the general public and stakeholders alike. Events have varied from photo and children’s art exhibitions, to roundtables and advocacy events. Charity auctions as well as press conferences to improve legislation and the health care system have also taken place.
For Rare Disease Day 2020 the Russian Federation held a number of events across different countries, Russia, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Belarus. The day was celebrated with screenings of documentaries and films dedicated to different rare diseases aimed at promoting awareness.
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