Call for Contributions from Persons Affected by Hansen’s Disease for Report to Human Rights Council June 2022

11 November, 2021 | Alice Cruz

The Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members, Alice Cruz, is preparing a thematic report on the right to the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health for persons affected by leprosy / Hansen’s disease and their family members, to be presented at the 50th session of the Human Rights Council in June 2022.

The Special Rapporteur kindly requests your collaboration with updated information on this issue. Kindly find attached some guiding questions.

When sharing your inputs, please state clearly if you give consent to the Special Rapporteur to acknowledge your organization’s contribution in her report or if you prefer to keep your organization’s name confidential.

The Special Rapporteur will finish her report in March 2021. She kindly asks you to send your inputs no later than 31 December 2021, to the email: ohchr-srleprosy@un.org

Access the questionnaire in English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese as a Google form or Word document.

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