Conference of Organizations of Persons Affected by Leprosy

12 December 2019 | Dhaka, Bangladesh

The purpose of the POs Conference is to create space to allow People’s Organizations to learn from each other and the national programme in working to achieve “Zero Leprosy, Zero disability and Zero discrimination with in 2030 from Bangladesh”. Participants will discuss the goals and the challenges of People’s Organizations, and next steps to continue moving forward in Bangladesh.

This conference will:

  1. Select the things to do by Leprosy Peoples Organizations in the context of National Leprosy Conference 2019
  2. Allow these groups to share present progress and challenges of Leprosy Peoples Organizations in the Bangladeshi context
  3. Identify areas to formulate mutual strategies so that all leprosy people’s organization in Bangladesh can collectively develop organizational competency towards sustainability.