Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism

Autism Speaks Co-founders Suzanne and Bob Wright  and Mrs. Ban Soon-taek, spouse of  U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, hosted the Sixth Annual World Focus on Autism on Thursday, September 26 in New York City. 

The event promomted autism awareness and highlighted autism as a global public health issue among national and international leaders. First Spouses and dignitaries from countries attended.

Read a translation of the prepared remarks by First Lady Dragica Nikolic of Serbia.

Read a blog post about autism awareness by Her Excellency First Lady Mrs. Margareta Timofti, Wife of the President of the Republic of Moldova.

Read about the Fifth Annual World Focus on Autism, which took place in 2012.

Date: 
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 09:30
End Date: 
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 11:00