Dr. Azlis Sani Jalil

SEAMEO Regional Center for Special Educational Needs – Empowering teachers for learners with disabilities

Azlis Sani Jalil is the Deputy Director of SEAMEO SEN, a regional center for special educational needs which promotes inclusive education for all learners, including those with disabilities, in Southeast Asia.

His passion for helping children with disabilities began when he discovered the importance of early intervention for his own son, which diagnosed with autism. Azlis is responsible for developing and implementing programs that support the education and development of children with disabilities.

He works closely with educators, policymakers, and stakeholders to identify best practices for supporting children with disabilities and promoting their adoption throughout the region. Through his work, Azlis is helping to create a more inclusive and equitable society for individuals with disabilities in Southeast Asia. His dedication and passion for promoting the rights and needs of children with disabilities are making a significant impact on countless individuals and families.