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PFDA Vocational Training Center celebrates...

PFDA Vocational Training Center celebrates...

Weekend Tribune

Tue, Nov 6 2018

PFDA-VTC commemorates five years of operation at Beyond Boundaries: Journey of PFDA Vocational Training...

‘They are not disabled, they are differently...

‘They are not disabled, they are differently...

D2

Thu, Sep 27 2018

Sajida Rahman Danny is the founder and chairman at PFDA-Vocational Training Center, an organization that...

12 bands to perform at Army Stadium...

12 bands to perform at Army Stadium...

Showtime

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The event is being jointly organized by PFDA-Vocational Training Centre (PFDA-VTC), Bangladesh Musical...

Child autism rates twice as high in...

Child autism rates twice as high in...

Health

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Researchers examined the children during door-to-door visits in 85 areas selected at random from 30 districts...

Being a father who leads

Being a father who leads

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Tania, is a girl who's almost stepping into her teenage years, and has been abandoned

Cultural affairs minister cautions against...

Cultural affairs minister cautions against...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 4 2018

'Many people are founding institutions for autistic children without having the proper skill, training...

Time to end the stigma surrounding...

Time to end the stigma surrounding...

Editorial

Mon, Apr 2 2018

When it comes to removing the stigma, it all comes down to awareness

PM: Don’t neglect people with...

PM: Don’t neglect people with...

Bangladesh

Mon, Apr 2 2018

The 11th World Autism Awareness Day was observed in Bangladesh as elsewhere across the world. This year's...

World Autism Awarness Day: Autism awareness...

World Autism Awarness Day: Autism awareness...

Special

Mon, Apr 2 2018

To facilitate the special needs of children with autism, many public and private schools and therapy...

Jaya’s film on autism in more than 100...

Jaya’s film on autism in more than 100...

Showtime

Fri, Jan 5 2018

Jaya renders the role of a school teacher, as Ferdous portrays the father of the special child played...

Iva's story

Iva's story

Bangladesh

Mon, Dec 4 2017

Her parents first became worried when she could not learn to walk even at the age of five

Advocating for their own rights

Advocating for their own rights

Weekend Tribune

Sat, Oct 21 2017

Adolescents and youth with disabilities raise their voices against violence

Dhaka Regency appoints autistic teenager...

Dhaka Regency appoints autistic teenager...

Dhaka

Tue, Oct 10 2017

The appointee is 19-year-old Mohammad Obaydullah Niloy who has been appointed as a kitchen helper at...

'There's no single treatment path for...

'There's no single treatment path for...

Weekend Tribune

Thu, Aug 17 2017

A chat with therapists and trainers Karen Purdie and Renee Townson

Saima Wazed Hossain receives International...

Saima Wazed Hossain receives International...

Bangladesh

Wed, Jul 26 2017

Globally, autism affects about 160 persons in 10,000 people

WHO appoints Saima Hossain as South-East...

WHO appoints Saima Hossain as South-East...

Development

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Saima has previously received the Excellence in Public Health Award in September 2014 by the WHO South-East...

The craze of fidget spinners around...

The craze of fidget spinners around...

Around the Web

Thu, Jun 22 2017

Founder of US-based consultancy Global Toy Experts Richard Gottlieb believes the reason behind the growing...

PM: Adopt effective policies for the...

PM: Adopt effective policies for the...

Bangladesh

Wed, Apr 19 2017

The prime minister is currently on a three-day state visit to Bhutan

Apollo Hospitals observes World Autism...

Apollo Hospitals observes World Autism...

Dhaka

Fri, Apr 7 2017

Apollo Hospitals Dhaka organised a three-day event from April 1 to mark World Autism Day.

Reducing discrimination through...

Reducing discrimination through...

The task of mitigating the ordeal of families dealing with autism remains a persistent challenge

Break the stigma surrounding

Break the stigma surrounding

Tribune Editorial

Mon, Apr 3 2017

Saima Wazed’s new position as the WHO Champion for Autism is a positive sign that this largely ignored...