Yohei Sasakawa
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WHO Goodwill Ambassador for Leprosy Elimination and Goodwill Ambassador for the Human Rights of People Affected by Leprosy (Japan)

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Working to End Discrimination

(0) Comments | Posted 24 January 2013 | (15:00)

Discrimination comes in many different forms - but the discrimination we are addressing in London today concerns a disease, leprosy, which goes back to biblical times and, until the early 1980s, was - like HIV AIDs - thought to be incurable.

In the Middle Ages in Britain, there may...

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