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Social Exclusion Main Cause of Suffering for Lepers: Cleric in Burkina Faso

Feb 1, 2021

On the occasion of the 68th World Leprosy Day marked Sunday, January 31, a Missionary Cleric ministering in Burkina Faso has identified social exclusion as the main challenge facing people affected by leprosy in the West African nation.

Fr. Modeste Ouedraogo, a Camillian Cleric serving as a medical doctor at Saint Camillus Hospital in Burkina Faso’s capital, Ouagadougou.

Burkinabe Cleric Seeking Partnership Toward Medical Equipment, Training in COVID-19 Fight

Jul 6, 2020

A Catholic Priest practicing medicine in his native country of Burkina Faso is seeking partnerships that can facilitate the provision of medical supplies and the capacity building of the staff who look after those infected by the coronavirus.