I would like to share with you some of the photographs taken during my visit to India from January 28 to February 5, 2020.
[January 30, New Delhi]
Meeting with Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot (right), Minister of Social Justice and
Meeting with Mr. Krishnaswamy Natarajan (right), Director General of the Indian Coast Guard.
Addressing an event to observe Anti-Leprosy Day.
Many young residents of leprosy colonies attend the Anti-Leprosy Day
The Sasakawa-India Leprosy Foundation (S-ILF) and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) “to drive industry action to end leprosy in India and fight the stigma attached to it.”
Meeting with executive directors of the Sasakawa-India Leprosy Foundation (S-ILF).
Meeting with Dr. S. Jaishankar (right), Minister of External Affairs.
Participating in an event to mark the launch in India of my English-language book on my pursuit of a world without leprosy−No Matter Where the Journey Takes Me: One Man's Quest for a Leprosy-free World
Children of a leprosy colony sing at the book launch event.
I was extremely grateful to all those who made the event happen.
(To be continued)