Last year almost 216,000 people were diagnosed with leprosy.
Join us and together we can beat the effects of leprosy.
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Why we're needed

  • Leprosy

    Leprosy is an infectious disease of the skin and nerves. It is a completely curable disease. Read more

  • Lymphatic filariasis

    1.4 billion people are at risk of lymphatic filariasis worldwide. Read more

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculosis (TB) is the second most deadly infectious disease worldwide. Read more

  • Other diseases

    Neglected tropical diseases affect one sixth of the population. Read more

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Latest news

  • International Women's Day 2015

    International Women's Day is celebrated around the world on 8th of March. This year we are focusing on the struggles of women affected by leprosy. Read more

  • UK Coalition against NTDs: Annual Report

    Today the UK Coalition against Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) launched its 2014-2015 annual report. Read more

  • Take on a challenge for Lepra

    Every year, people from all over the world join the Lepra challenge events team. Cycling? Running? We have a challenge for you. Read more