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Lepra News Spring 2024

Welcome to our centenary special edition of Lepra News!

Click below to read more about our past, our people and our future, join us for International Woman's Day and hear about our new global strategy.

Featuring images from the 'New Face for Leprosy' exhibition taken by photographer Tom Bradley.

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Lepra News Spring 2024

Welcome to our centenary special edition of Lepra News!

Click below to read more about our past, our people and our future, join us for International Woman's Day and hear about our new global strategy.

Featuring images from the 'New Face for Leprosy' exhibition taken by photographer Tom Bradley.

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Today, 600 people will be diagnosed with leprosy; 50 of those will be children. 

Over 3 million people across the globe are living with undiagnosed leprosy. Leprosy is not a disease of the past, it still exists and it is still destroying lives. 


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  • In 2021-2022, we reached 406,275 people, providing diagnosis, treatment and holistic care.
  • We provided 26,227 pairs of protective footwear in 2021-22 to help prevent further disabilities.

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