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Stem cells offer hope for autism Read more on Cnn

World Autism Awareness Day WAAD - 2 April - United Nations

2017 Theme: "Toward Autonomy and Self-Determination"

World Autism Day, Read More on UN

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) recognizes the right of persons with disabilities to independence of person and to individual autonomy (article 3). 

2016 Theme:

"Autism and the 2030 Agenda: Inclusion and Neurodiversity"

In Sept 2015, the UN General Assembly adopted the ambitious new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which includes 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 169 targets that promise to leave no one behind.

2015 Theme: Employment, The Autism Advantage

It is estimated that more than 80% of adults with autism are unemployed...
United Nations: in 2007
World Autism Awareness Day declared to be: 2 April
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Research About Autism

CDC - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: AUTISM

NIH - National Institute of Mental Health: Autism Spectrum Disorder

Autism Research Institute

Autism Research Centre