President Ersin Tatar issues a message on the occasion of April 2, World Autism Awareness Day

“Differences are the richness of society”

In his written statement, President Tatar said “On this World Autism Awareness Day, we, as every member of the society, must make more efforts to understand and support the lives of individuals on the autism spectrum.”

Stating that autism is a condition that affects not only individuals but also families and society, President Tatar continued his statement as follows:

"On this special day, we appreciate the unique talents and contributions of individuals with autism and promise to continue working to ensure that they receive the respect and acceptance they deserve in our society.

I believe that everyone should embrace differences and provide the necessary support for individuals with autism to make the most of their potential.

We should not forget that we are all different and these differences make our society richer. Hearing and respecting the voices of people with autism is fundamental for creating a more just and inclusive society.”