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Several members of the Global SIG steering group participated as experts in the first World Health Organization consultation on autism and related conditions. The consultation which took place in Geneva over two days brought together 80 representatives including researchers, families, and advocacy groups. The meeting follows the landmark decision on September 7 where the WHO adopted a resolution on autism, giving the often neglected developmental disorder utmost importance. Read the WHO consultation report