International Multiple Births AWARENESS WEEK (IMBAW)
November 9-15 2020
(this event takes place every 2 years)
Every two years, in November, organizations across the globe celebrate International Multiple Births Awareness Week. Sponsored by ICOMBO (International Council of Multiple Birth Organizations) the purpose of this week is to stimulate international discussion and action on a specific theme relevant to the Multiple Births community.
2020 THEME-Building a Global Community: Championing the Rights of Multiples
For more information about the upcoming International Multiple Births Awareness Week in 2020, as well as previous years events, please click on the LEARN MORE button below to visit the ICOMBO website.
Every year, on May 28 — the birthday of the Dionne Quintuplets — we celebrate National Multiple Births Awareness Day with picnics and events attended by multiple birth families in cities and towns across Canada.
Note that local events put on by Chapters may be scheduled for the weekend immediately before or after May 28, so be sure to confirm the date of any you wish to attend!
Your can learn more about NMBAD and any upcoming local events by clicking the LEARN MORE button below