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Women and men must benefit equally from leprosy efforts

08
Mar

From some sources it has seemed that men are more commonly affected by leprosy than women. There is now evidence to show that this is far from the case and that, in fact, there is near parity in the rates of affected women and men; but why the confusion?

Best Foot Forward: Eliminating a Neglected Tropical Disease

18
May

A three-minute animated video, “Best Foot Forward,” depicts the source, treatment and prevention of podo. The video was created by Footwork: The International Podoconiosis Initiative, in partnership with Ripple Effect Images, a group of National Geographic contributing photojournalists, to raise awareness of this neglected disease.

Empowering communities to make their own difference

04
Sep

A blog post by Simon Bush