Today is the birthday of Saima Wazed Hossain, daughter of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and and M. A. Wazed Miah, a nuclear scientis.
She was born on December 9 in 1972.
Saima, is a Bangladesh Autism activist. She is a member of World Health Organization's 25-member Expert Advisory Panel on mental health.
In November, 2016, Wazed had been elected as chairperson of International Jury Board meeting of UNESCO for Digital Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities.
In April 2017, Wazed has been designated as WHO Champion for Autism” in South-East Asia. In July, 2017 she became the Goodwill Ambassador of the World Health Organization (WHO) for autism in South-East Asia Region.