Music and art to raise awareness for autism in Kosovo

Music and art to raise awareness for autism in Kosovo

Pristina, April 2, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Elton Tota

National Autism Association in Kosovo (ANAK) will organize two cultural events in the framework of the activities that will be organized during the month of April.

On April 20, there will be a concert by musician Derek Paravicini. As ANAK reports, Paravicini represents the autistic community as an autistic musician, who is also blind.

This concert will try to raise awareness on the potentials of autistic people and also to collect funds.

Present in Paravicin concert will be representatives of embassies in Kosovo, representatives of government and non government institutions and businesses. Meanwhile, participating in this event will also be representatives from “Rainman’s Home” from Austria.

In the last days of the month, there will also be a conference and art activity with autistic children in the city’s park.

During this whole month, cities of Kosovo will hold many activities with the aim of raising awareness for the autistic community. /ibna/