ILEP's 14 Members are working in 61 countries

Our Members work with girls and boys, women and men affected by leprosy, with ministries of health and the World Health Organization; with the Novartis Foundation (Novartis provides anti-leprosy drugs for free); The Nippon Foundation and other philanthropic trusts; with NGOs and governments and with the support of some 500,000 individual supporters.

ILEP is working in 61 countries highlighted in blue in the map above.


Angola, ArgentinaBangladesh, BeninBoliviaBrazil, Burkina FasoBurundi, Cambodia, CameroonCentral African RepublicChad, ChinaColombia, Comoros, Costa RicaCote D’Ivoire, CubaDemocratic Republic of Congo, Dominican Republic, EcuadorEgypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia,

GabonGhanaGuatemalaGuineaGuinea Bissau, HaitiHondurasIndia, Indonesia, Israel, KenyaLaos, Liberia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, MexicoMongoliaMorocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, PeruPhilippines,

Republic of Congo (Brazzaville)Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South AfricaSouth Sudan, SpainSri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor LesteTogo, UgandaVietnam, Yemen.

Countries in bold are those with over 1,000 cases reported in 2015.

To find out more about each Member, please click on the names in the navigation or in the list below:

 American Leprosy Missions

Associazione Italian Amici di Raoul Follereau

Austrian Leprosy Relief Association

Damien Foundation Belgium

Deutsche Lepra und Tuberkulosehilfe e.V.




Fondation Raoul Follereau


Netherlands Leprosy Relief

Sasakawa Memorial Health Foundation

Leprosy Relief Canada

The Leprosy Mission International