LEPRA

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LEPRALeprosy Relief Association
LEPRALaw Enforcement Powers and Responsibilities Act (Australia)
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Pupils from Colne Valley High School have presented a cheque for pounds 1,718 to the charity Lepra - the Leprosy Relief Association.
The event is being organised by the Leprosy Relief Association (Lepra).
(8,14) The availability of funding for large-scale leprosy control work after 1945, provided by missionary organisations, the British Empire Leprosy Relief Association (BELRA, later LEPRA), and the Nigerian colonial government, anchored leprosy control institutions as key infrastructural and developmental resources across much of rural Eastern Nigeria--at the height of leprosy control in the region, in the early 1950s, leprosy accounted for a similar proportion of the Colonial Development and Welfare budget as all other medical services.
The Leprosy Relief Association is hoping to form a party of 20 people to take part in the 420-mile trek to primitive villages from September 13-28 to help raise awareness and sponsor money for its work.
Survey of the German Leprosy Relief Association (GLRA) on the socio-economic status of leprosy colonies in Tamil Nadu, unpublished data 2005.
There will also be the chance to meet patients being helped by the British Leprosy Relief Association.