DONT SLEEP CAMPAIGN

DONT SLEEP CAMPAIGN

Is an online campaign under Children Global Initiative to raise awareness in
United States and around the world on the effect of Nodding Syndrome on children who are the victims in N. Uganda and South Sudan and to mobilize the necessary resources to support them.



WHAT IS NODDING SYNDROME

Nodding syndrome is an uncommon epileptic disorder of neurologic
a condition characterized by episodes of repetitive dropping forward of the head, often accompanied by other seizure-like activity, such as convulsions or staring spells which occurred in children aged 5-15 years old in N. Uganda and South Sudan.