First Lady Erdogan attends event on Diet’s Effects on Autism Project

First Lady Emine Erdogan delivered a speech at event on Diet's Effects on Autism Project held in Konya by the Ministry of National Education.

IT IS OUR DUTY TO EASE THE LIVES OF OUR AUTISTIC CHILDREN

Highlighting the importance of integrative education, First Lady Erdogan said: The more autistic children get together with other children, the more successful their education gets. It is our duty to ease the lives of our autistic children. Education is the most fundamental human right, which can by no means be violated. Autistic individuals need to be integrated as opposed to being separated.

Underscoring that everyone must know what autism is, First Lady Erdogan said: You may not have an autistic individual in your family or environment. However, we must all learn how to treat an autistic person when we see one and how to read his/her behavior.

FIRST LADY ERDOGAN INAUGURATES SELCUKLU EDUCATION CENTER FOR AUTISTIC INDIVIDUALS

As part of her programme in Konya, First Lady Erdogan, together with with Minister of National Education Ziya Selcuk, inaugurated Selcuklu Education Center for Autistic Individuals.

Source: Presidency of the Republic Of Turkey