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U.N. Conference in Sendai Adopts Action Framework on Disaster Risk Reduction Incorporating Disability-inclusive Perspectives

| March 19, 2015

TOKYO, March 19, 2015 / PRNewswire — The third U.N. World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction was held from March 14 to 18, 2015, in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture, focusing one of its working sessions on “disability-inclusive disaster risk reduction” for …

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Nurses Call for End to Leprosy Discrimination

| January 27, 2015

TOKYO, Jan. 27, 2015 / PRNewswire — The Nippon Foundation and the International Council of Nurses jointly released Global Appeal 2015 in Tokyo on Jan. 27, calling for an end to the discrimination that people affected by leprosy continue to …

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