World Autism Awareness Day 2014 - Ocho Pasos Adelante (Film screening and panel discussion)
‘Ocho pasos adelante’ tells the stories of five children in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and focuses on the importance of early detection and diagnosis. Written and directed by Selene Colombo.
Participants: H.E. Mr. Sebastiano Cardi, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations; H.E. Ms. María Cristina Perceval, Permanent Representative of Argentina to the United Nations; Mr. Maher Nasser, Director, Outreach Division, UN Department of Public Information; Daniela Bas, Director, Division for Social Policy and Development, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs; Dr. Jessica G. Davis, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital and Selene Colombo, Film Director and Producer.