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Leprosy Bulletin No.110 Ambassador’s Message: “Don’t Forget Leprosy” throughout the world

WHO Goodwill Ambassador Yohei Sasakawa spreading the “Don’t Forget Leprosy” message from the top of Japan’s tallest mountain, Mt. Fuji (3,776 meters). Sasakawa reached the summit at 4:42 a.m. on August 4, 2022, following a successful climb from the fifth station at age 83.
Mingma David Sherpa, Guinness World Record holder and Executive Board Member of Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA), holding a “Don’t Forget Leprosy” poster on the peak of Mt. Everest, the tallest mountain in the world (8848.86 meters) (May 15, 2022).