Blog

Guest bloggers from around The Leprosy Mission share about their work, thoughts and experiences, covering a range of topics from a variety of perspectives.

  • 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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  • Reuniting Communities
    Reuniting Communities
    • 31 October 2018
    At a special award ceremony in September, Kofi Nyarko, from Ghana, was presented with one of the ninth Wellesley Bailey Awards.
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  • Up and Down Life
    Up and Down Life
    • 31 October 2018
    At a special award ceremony in September, Birke Nigatu Teka, from Ethiopia, was presented with one of the ninth Wellesley Bailey Awards.
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