Stories written by Yohei Sasakawa

Leprosy Must Not Be Forgotten amid the Covid-19 Pandemic

The 74th World Health Assembly (WHA) takes place from May 24 to June 1. This year's gathering is likely to be dominated by Covid-19, but here I want to talk about a different disease—leprosy—and a resolution that was adopted at the WHA exactly 30 years ago.