Meetings & Events
Meetings and events related to leprosy, neglected tropical diseases and global health issues.
WHO AFRO NTD Bi-Annual Programme Managers Meeting
15-19 July 2019 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa’s Bi-Annual NTD Programme Managers Meeting will take place 15-19 July 2019, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This meeting will focus on preventive chemotherapy and case management.
Leprosy, dehumanisation and extreme vulnerability: How to fulfill the 2030 Agenda for stigmatised social groups
27 July 2019 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The 41st session of the UN Human Rights Council opens on 24 June in Geneva. At this side event, participants will learn about the lived experience of stigma, discrimination and dehumanisation from persons affected by leprosy, and their families, and explore practical ways to ensure that no one is left behind in efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
20th International Leprosy Congress
10-13 Sep 2019 | Manila, Philippines
The 20th International Leprosy Congress is an opportunity for scientists, researchers, health staff, partners and individuals affected by leprosy to interact, discuss and share experiences in a variety of fields. Its theme is “Global Partnership in Addressing Current Challenges.” For registration and more details, visit the website.
10th NTD NGO Network (NNN) Conference
17-19 September 2019 | Liverpool, United Kingdom
The 10th Annual NTD NGO Network (NNN) Conference is an opportunity for communities who are collectively focused on research, implementation and policy work to come together to discuss and plan areas of future work that will enhance and strengthen mutual global networks. Its theme is ‘Our Vision Beyond 2020: Many Partners, One Voice’. For registration and more details, visit the website.