People who have experienced leprosy organize self-help groups to create inclusive opportunities to generate income and #LeaveNoOneBehind. These economic empowerment groups are one example of how the leprosy community is #United4Dignity. #WorldLeprosyDay
9⃣th regular @DTM_IOM exercise ongoing in 🇧🇦 today.
>180 locations visited by 1⃣3⃣ teams consisting of @iombih, @spsgovba & @RedCrossBH.
Knowing the numbers & needs of persons staying outside of reception is crucial to inform tailored assistance. #LeaveNoOneBehind
“Should the Global North do more to support the Global South in tackling the climate crisis? Absolutely.”
C40 Vice-Chair & Mayor of Freetown @yakisawyerr & Global Youth & Mayors Forum member Juliet Oluoch show how climate financing can help safeguard their cities.
🆕@UNCTAD estimates bring hope but warn we fail to #LeaveNoOneBehind
🔵Global foreign direct investment ⬆️77%
🔴#SDG-relevant investment in developing economies ⬆️ only 11% and in #LDCs ⬇️ further 17%
How to direct #FDIs to developing economies?
📢 This is one of our key messages ahead of #WorldLeprosyDay
🌍 5 million people live with leprosy-related disability and stigma.
👉 To ensure every person can live a dignified life, we must combat stigma and #LeaveNoOneBehind. #United4Dignity