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Active Vitiligo Support in Africa

1st Africa Vitiligo Conference

1st Africa Vitiligo Conference Report Click to download
It was a very successful event organized on 18th and 19th October, 2012, having the all key stakeholders in attendance with delegate from Uganda, Senegal and Ghana.

African Vitiligo Conference (AVC) | What's new? Where does Africa stand?

Stakeholders Conference
Lagos, Nigeria | 18th - 20th October, 2012

The objectives of the African Vitiligo Conference (AVC) are:

  • To draw attention to the condition;
  • To provide a forum for African researchers and others from around the World to exchange experiences, promote global exchange of good practices and strengthen cooperation in this field.
  • To provide those living Vitiligo with guidance on managing and living with their condition.
  • To build the capacity of the vitiligo support groups, health sector representatives, NGOS’ in Africa to enable support for health care needs of the affected regardless of socio-economic situations.
  • To raise the profile of psychological and psychosocial impact of Vitiligo and skin imperfections on affected persons, amongst both health sector and the general public.