The ACMR Chronicles
Order Year Theme Country
1st 1973 Hope for the Retarded in Asia Philippines
2st 1975 Rights of the Mentally Retarded Japan
3st 1977 Mentally Retarded in a Changing Society India
4st 1979 Integration in Our Community Malaysia
5st 1981 Resources and Personnel Training Hong Kong
6st 1983 Towards Independent Living Indonesia
7st 1985 Growing in Wisdom -the Mentally Retarded Person in Asia Taiwan
8st 1987 Vision 2000 Perspectives and Challenges Singapore
9st 1989 Quality of Life for the Mentally Retarded Thailand
10st 1991 New Horizons in Caring and Sharing Pakistan
11st 1993 Global Harmony for Human Equality South Korea
12st 1995 An Asian Perspective Towards the 21st Century Sri Lanka
13st 1997 Rights of Person with Mental Retardation: The Role of Government Agencies in Asia Bangladesh
14st 1999 Strategies for Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Mental Retardation: Role of Parents, Community, Government, National & International Agencies Nepal
15st 2001 Inclusion: From Vision to Reality, Policy and Action Philippines
16st 2003 Empowerment and Full Participation Japan
17st 2005 A Concerted Effort Indonesia
18st 2007 Universal Design Environment Taiwan
19st 2009 -----undecided----- Singapore