Aditya Tiwari, a TEDx Motivational Speaker who delivered an inspiring address to students of KIIT School of Management on 11th January, 2020. He shared a perspective on social service as a life changing experience.
Mr Aditya Tiwari, Social Activist adopted special needs Down Syndrome child at the age of 28 years as a single parent. The process of adoption was quite a struggle, as a male single parent is not legally permissible to adopt at that age in India. He could finally succeed in getting the Law of Adoption amended.
From then on, he worked for spreading awareness on child adoption, mental health, awareness on HIV/AIDS, and for training parents with Special needs, to provide high quality care and support to socially marginalized children.
He is associated with parents across the globe and assists them in parenting, understanding the Rights of children with disabilities, employment opportunities for adults with special needs.
He is working on the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in India on
- Zero Hunger
- Good Health and Well-being
- Quality Education
- Gender Equality
- Reducing Inequality Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
He has visited more than 45 cities in 22 Indian states to organize conferences, workshops, on Adoption, Parenting, Early Intervention, Livelihood options and counseling special needs parents. He is Volunteering, supporting and educating children at Tibetan Children Village (TCV) in Ladakh.He is working in Srinagar with an NGO to spread awareness on Down syndrome and counseling parents of special needs.