World Environment Day 5 June 2022 – Independent, Self-Motivated Local Tree-Planting Initiatives

‘Only One Earth’ is the theme for The World Environment Day (5 June 2022), with a focus on ‘Living Sustainably in Harmony with Nature’. To celebrate this day and to raise awareness, 521 people from 16 districts and/or cities, in 9 provinces in Indonesia participated in an independent, self-motivated tree-planting initiative between May and June

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