WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY 2022 CELEBRATION
On 5 April 2022, H.E. Dato’ Raja Reza bin Raja Zaib Shah participated in the virtual World Autism Awareness Day 2022 Forum organised by the Society for the Management of Autism related issues in Training, Education and Resources (SMARTER) Brunei. The Honourable Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Hj Aminuddin Ihsan bin Pehin Orang Kaya Saiful Mulok Dato Seri Paduka Hj Abidin, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports Brunei officiated the Forum and delivered the opening speech.
The event saw the participation of more than 100 guests including Ambassadors, Legislative Council members, government officials and the public. This year’s theme for the World Autism Awareness Day is “Empowering Inclusion In The Endemic Phase”. SMARTER Brunei established in 2001 is a non-profit NGO, run by parents and family members for parents and family members and family members of individuals with Autism.