Global Appeal

Global Appeal

Global Appeal to End Stigma
and Discrimination against People Affected by Leprosy

2019

With the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
A world business organization with a global network of 45 million companies in over 100 countries
New Delhi, India

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2018

With Disabled Peoples’ International (DPI)
A network of over 90 national organizations and assemblies of disabled people
New Delhi, India

2017

With the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
A global inter-parliamentary organization with a membership of 171 parliaments around the world
New Delhi, India

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2016

With the Junior Chamber International (JCI) and its branches in 117 countries including the Junior Chamber International Japan (JCI Japan)
Tokyo, Japan

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2015

With the International Council of Nurses (ICN)
International Council of Nurses and 132 national bodies
Tokyo, Japan

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2014

With National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs)
National human rights institutions in 37 countries and 2 regions
Jakarta, Indonesia

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2013

With the International Bar Association (IBA) and 46 member organizations in 40 countries and 1 region
London, UK

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2012

With the World Medical Association and member associations in 50 countries
Sao Paulo, Brazil

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2011

With the world’s leading universities
110 major universities in 64 countries
Beijing, China

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2010

With the world’s business leaders
15 top executives from companies including Toyota, Virgin Management, Tata Group, Johnson & Johnson, Renault and Novartis
Mumbai, India

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2009

With the world’s religious leaders
17 leaders of the main religious faiths
London, UK

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2008

With international human rights organizations
9 major human rights organizations including Amnesty International and Save the Children
London, UK

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2007

With representatives of people affected by leprosy around the world
Representatives from 13 countries
Manila, The Philippines

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2006

With world leaders and Nobel Peace Prize laureates
12 world leaders including 5 Nobel Peace Prize laureates: The 14th Dalai Lama, former US President Jimmy Carter, Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Elie Wiesel and Oscar Arias.

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