Programs in the Field of Leprosy: 2007

Africa

Program Name Strategies for Eliminating the Stigma Associated with Leprosy
Year 2007
Organization External siteInternational Association for Integration, Dignity and Economic Advancement (U.S.A.)
Explanation This project organizes workshops and develops/produces a wide range of media related to leprosy with the aim of eliminating the stigma associated with leprosy and helping people affected by the disease regain their dignity.
Fields Leprosy Elimination
Grant Size USD 203,700
Countries Reached U.S.A., Angola, Brazil, China, DR Congo, India, Japan, Mozambique, etc. 19 countries
Program Name WHO Leprosy Elimination Project
Year 2007
Organization External siteWorld Health Organization (United Nations)
Explanation This project supports leprosy elimination activities in the remaining leprosy endemic countries with the aim of achieving global elimination of the disease.
Fields Leprosy Elimination
Grant Size USD 2,487,200
Countries Reached India, Nepal, Brazil, and other Asian and African countries

Asia

Program Name Strategies for Eliminating the Stigma Associated with Leprosy
Year 2007
Organization External siteInternational Association for Integration, Dignity and Economic Advancement (U.S.A.)
Explanation This project organizes workshops and develops/produces a wide range of media related to leprosy with the aim of eliminating the stigma associated with leprosy and helping people affected by the disease regain their dignity.
Fields Leprosy Elimination
Grant Size USD 203,700
Countries Reached U.S.A., Angola, Brazil, China, DR Congo, India, Japan, Mozambique, etc. 19 countries

Latin America

Program Name Strategies for Eliminating the Stigma Associated with Leprosy
Year 2007
Organization External siteInternational Association for Integration, Dignity and Economic Advancement (U.S.A.)
Explanation This project organizes workshops and develops/produces a wide range of media related to leprosy with the aim of eliminating the stigma associated with leprosy and helping people affected by the disease regain their dignity.
Fields Leprosy Elimination
Grant Size USD 203,700
Countries Reached U.S.A., Angola, Brazil, China, DR Congo, India, Japan, Mozambique, etc. 19 countries
Program Name Telehansen (Toll free telephone hotline for Hansen’s Disease)
Year 2007
Organization External siteMorhan (Movimento de Reintegracao das pessoas Atingidas pela Hanseniase) (Brazil)
Explanation This project provides a toll free telephone hotline for leprosy, with the aim of eliminating leprosy and the stigma associated with it from Brazil.
Fields Leprosy Elimination
Grant Size USD 154,200
Countries Reached Brazil
Program Name WHO Leprosy Elimination Project
Year 2007
Organization External siteWorld Health Organization (United Nations)
Explanation This project supports leprosy elimination activities in the remaining leprosy endemic countries with the aim of achieving global elimination of the disease.
Fields Leprosy Elimination
Grant Size USD 2,487,200
Countries Reached India, Nepal, Brazil, and other Asian and African countries

North America

Program Name Strategies for Eliminating the Stigma Associated with Leprosy
Year 2007
Organization External siteInternational Association for Integration, Dignity and Economic Advancement (U.S.A.)
Explanation This project organizes workshops and develops/produces a wide range of media related to leprosy with the aim of eliminating the stigma associated with leprosy and helping people affected by the disease regain their dignity.
Fields Leprosy Elimination
Grant Size USD 203,700
Countries Reached U.S.A., Angola, Brazil, China, DR Congo, India, Japan, Mozambique, etc. 19 countries