The WHO South-East Asia Regional Committee and World Health Assembly resolutions on ASD have outlined several actions to be taken by Member States and WHO, implementation of which needs coordinated action at the regional and countr.
The document presents the WHO South-East Asia Regional Strategy on ASD. The Strategy embodies commitment to a comprehensive and coordinated approach for the management of ASD and is in line with the WHO Comprehensive Mental Health Action Plan 2013–2020. The Strategy is enriched with information collected from the ministries of health of Member States and through inputs from regional experts. The Strategy promotes engagement with autism-related networks and other regional initiatives.