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Social and Economical Inclusion / Social and Economical Inclusion

The socioeconomic reintegration we promoted increased the quality of life of the patients and
generated new sources of income with sustainable and low-cost supplies.
Our strategy was to stimulate entrepreneurship by enabling the reintegration into the
labour market, fostering empowerment, working at reducing stigma and
self-care of people affected by leprosy, an extremely
incapacitating disease. Results: 75 people affected by leprosy and their families
involved and active in the production of food and biojewelry. Social Reintegration,
Reintegration into the Labor Market; New profession - Artisan and new source of income.

Client / Manufacturer

Netherlands Hanseniasis Relief Bras

Netherlands Hanseniasis Relief Bras
Fortaleza, Brazil

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Netherlands Hanseniasis Relief Bras

Netherlands Hanseniasis Relief Bras
Fortaleza, Brazil