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ACTION Magazine

ACTION Magazine is your source of information about the work of The Leprosy Mission Australia. It includes special case-studies, reports on your projects, updates on the international staff who are working on the ground, and the latest ways you can get involved.

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Currently there are two magazines and two updates released each year.

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ACTION Update Edition 1, 2022

Your Compassion in ACTION You are inspiring young women like Mayalu to achieve great things through Self-Help Groups in Nepal…

ACTION Magazine 2021 Edition 1

See how your support is helping cure children like Heizen in Papua New Guinea. Additionally, an update on how The Leprosy Mission partners overseas are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and read about how you can help Cure One like Shabnam.

ACTION Magazine 2020 Edition 2

In this issue, see how your support is helping communities in India and Nepal fight COVID-19. You’ll also learn how you can provide TLC – Total Leprosy Care – to a child like Bishal.

ACTION Magazine 2020 Edition 1

In this issue, radio host Susie Holt reports from her trip in Nepal. You’ll also learn about the latest breakthrough treatment on healing chronic ulcers and more!

ACTION Magazine 2019 Edition 2

In this issue, you’ll find an update on Munia, who is now undertaking vocational training thanks to your support! You’ll also see how you can help provide TLC (Total Leprosy Care) for people affected by leprosy.

ACTION Magazine 2019 Edition 1

In this issue, you’ll find an update on Nagammal, who is now an award-winning leprosy champion! You’ll also see how your support is helping young people affected by leprosy in India fulfil their dreams.

ACTION Update – World Leprosy Sunday edition 2019

See how your love in action is overturning the stigma of leprosy across the world in this special World Leprosy Sunday edition of Action Update.

ACTION Update – Christmas edition 2018

This Christmas edition of Action Update features stories about 3D-printed shoes and information on how to participate in our new ‘Fun with Feet’ campaign.

ACTION Magazine, Issue 2 2018

Second Edition Of The Year! This issue features stories of how you are bringing healing, help and hope to people affected by leprosy across the world!

ACTION Magazine Edition 1, 2018

Thank you for taking ACTION! In this issue, you’ll find the shoes you gave at Christmas, your words of encouragement to Laxmi and others in Nepal, Anjali’s story – plus much more!

ACTION Update A, 2018

This special World Leprosy Sunday edition features stories of overturning the stigma of leprosy, like Mangla and Kamless in India and how to hold a World Leprosy Sunday event.

ACTION Update B, 2017

Despite treatment and corrective surgeries, Minu still needed protective shoes. Read her story and the impact that your gifts can make to soles in need.

ACTION Magazine Edition 2, 2017

Thank you for taking ACTION for 50 years! In this special 50th birthday issue, you’ll find an update on Parbati from Nepal (who never thought she’d walk again), Emiliana’s story and how your Easter cards of hope have been encouraging children in Timor Leste – plus much more!

ACTION Magazine Edition 1, 2017

This edition of ACTION Magazine features an update on Nagammal, a woman who was found shivering and starving during the India floods in November 2015. Also, read The story of Nutan and how you can cure one just like her.

ACTION Magazine Edition 2, 2016

Hear the story of Gopal in Nepal who was driven from his village by people fearful of his disease. See the beautiful artworks of Supriya and the overwhelming impact your messages of love had on Rebecca from Papua New Guinea. Discover new ways to take action and help people affected by leprosy.

ACTION Magazine Edition 1, 2016

Thank you for fighting leprosy in Christ’s name. This edition of ACTION features the cost of a mother’s love, the protective shoes you bought, mums with leprosy in Nigeria, the rise of leprosy cases in the children of Papua New Guinea, Sarmila’s story, and much more!