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World Autism Awareness Day
Date:
April 2, 2018
Updated:
March 2, 2018

April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day.

“On this World Autism Awareness Day, let us all play a part in changing attitudes toward persons with autism and in recognizing their rights as citizens, who, like everyone else, are entitled to claim those rights and make decisions for their lives in accordance with their own will and preferences.”
- United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres

Websites with more information on World Autism Awareness Day:

United Nations World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD)

Wikipedia article on WAAD

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