DAHW

dahw

DAHW-Zentrale
Raiffeisenstrasse 3
97080 Würzburg
GERMANY

Tel: +49/931 79 480
Fax: +49/931 79 48 160

info@dahw.de

www.dahw.de

President – Gudrun Freifrau von Wiedersperg
Vice-President – Patrick Miesen
Chief Executive Officer – Burkard Kömm
Deputy Chief Executive Officer – Harald Meyer-Porzky

Priorities

According to its Constitution, DAHW’s task is:

To initiate and support leprosy and tuberculosis control activities

  • To initiate and support Buruli ulcer control activities
  • To foster medical and social rehabilitation
  • To support community-based rehabilitation programmes
  • To support research in leprosy and tuberculosis
  • To support training activities in leprosy and tuberculosis
  • To support control activities of neglected tropical diseases
  • Medical and social support for people affected by neglected tropical diseases
  • To promote health education and information
  • And to support public awareness campaigns

DAHW is networking with national and international bodies that are involved in political, medical, and social co-operation with developing countries.