The Baku City Main Department of Culture and the Azerbaijan Autism Association collaborated to organize a special event for kids with autism syndrome on December 31 - World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day and the New Year.
Members of Parliament, artists, and other guests attended the event.
Speakers at the event noted that children and families with autism syndrome were a vulnerable group in society, and underlined the importance of providing them with special attention and care. Then diplomas and letters of appreciation were given to autism centers, sports clubs and coaches who stood out during the year. Prizes were awarded to athletes with autism syndrome who won prizes in competitions.
During the artistic part of the event, children, and guests enjoyed performances of their favorite songs and dances.