World Leprosy Day – Convey through 9 districts in South Sulawesi

South Sulawesi, 28-30 January 2022. World Leprosy Day is celebrated every last Sunday of January. With financial support from the Sasakawa Health Foundation and NLR Indonesia, YDTI and PerMaTa South Sulawesi organized a convoy of 6 cars and a number of motorcycles through 9 districts of South Sulawesi. 30-50 people joined the journey in the

World NTD Day 2022 will be celebrated on January 30th.

Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) are a diverse group of parasitic, viral and bacterial diseases linked to poverty imposing significant health, social and economic consequences. NTDs impose a substantial burden on more than 1 billion people worldwide, predominantly in tropical and subtropical areas and often among the most vulnerable, and marginalized populations. The pandemic of Covid-19