New leprosy cases diagnosed and treated
Persons treated with preventitive medication
Children received financial support for their education
People provided with assistive devices
In 2018, the NLR logo rightly illustrated our conviction that joining hands makes all the difference. We worked hard in partnerships to accomplish our dream ‘a world without leprosy and exclusion due to disabilities.’ Read about the results in our annual report 2018.
On the 8th of May 2019, NHR Brazil participated in a meeting with the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons Affected by Leprosy and their Family Members, Ms. Alice Cruz.
NLR India will be implementing a project in 2019-2020 to improve the health of persons affected by leprosy and lymphatic filariasis in six districts in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. Bihar and Utter Pradesh have the highest number of leprosy and lymphatic filariasis cases of the country.