Blog

Insight into our work across the globe, as well as our thoughts and perspectives on the fight against leprosy today. 

  • What does defeating leprosy really look like worldwide?
    What does defeating leprosy really look like worldwide?
    • 13 September 2019
    To really defeat leprosy worldwide requires more than just supplying medical treatment. Our vision is for total transformation. This is a little glimpse from our Global Review, which demonstrates just how varied our work is.
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  • The International Leprosy Congress: A launch pad to defeating leprosy?
    The International Leprosy Congress: A launch pad to defeating leprosy?
    • 06 September 2019
    Every four to five years the International Leprosy Congress (ILC) takes place. This year it is taking place in Manila between 11-13 September, and there is a buzz leading in to it, as increased partnership has broadened our horizons in recent years.
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  • How we are equipping leprosy advocates all over the world
    How we are equipping leprosy advocates all over the world
    • 12 July 2019
    We want to see people all over the world advocating with and for people affected by leprosy. We know that, together, we can make a difference.
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  • Reaching out through the United Nations
    Reaching out through the United Nations
    • 05 July 2019
    How persons affected by leprosy are having their voices heard at the highest levels of government.
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  • Defeating leprosy
    Defeating leprosy
    • 06 February 2019
    Leprosy steals health, dignity, belonging and hope – but we can and should do something about it.
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  • A Petition for Human Rights
    A Petition for Human Rights
    • 25 January 2019
    Making rights real for persons affected by leprosy this World Leprosy Day 2019.
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  • Layers of Meaning
    Layers of Meaning
    • 23 December 2018
    Buying and decorating the tree is, for us, a special and lovely time, but this year tinged with a smidgeon of sadness.
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  • Seeing a Great Light
    Seeing a Great Light
    • 16 December 2018
    "With all the decorations and candles, Advent for me is a season of light, despite the short days."
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  • In the present
    In the present
    • 09 December 2018
    How does the story end?
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  • Overturning the way things are
    Overturning the way things are
    • 02 December 2018
    Christmas tells a story where the ordinary assumptions about power and wealth are turned upside down.
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