Although leprosy is entirely curable millions of people around the world are still disabled by the consequences of the disease today. 
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Why we're needed

  • Leprosy

    Every two minutes, one more person is diagnosed with leprosy. 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

Take part and challenge yourself

  • Virgin Money London Marathon 2015

    The Virgin Money London Marathon is the largest annual running event in the world! Apply now to guarantee your place and run the famous marathon. Read more

  • Cycle India and visit Lepra projects

    Cycle across India on our 350km sponsored bike challenge and visit our inspiring charity projects. Read more

  • Edinburgh Marathon 2015

    Now the UK’s fastest marathon route, the Edinburgh Marathon is one of the most popular events in the running calendar. Read more

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