Mar Galcerán, A People’s Party Member, At 45, Became Spain‘s First Parliamentarian With Down’s Syndrome. Following Angela Bachiller, Spain’s First City Councilor With Down’s Syndrome, Her Historic Achievement Reflects Advocacy For Inclusivity. Galcerán Aims To Inspire By Emphasizing Abilities Over Disabilities, And Challenging Prejudices.
Spain elects first parliamentarian with Down syndrome
Spain has elected the country’s first parliamentarian with Down syndrome. Mar Galcerán, 45, has been an advocate for those with intellectual disabilities, and her ascension marks a pivotal moment globally for those with the genetic condition.