The Global Partnership for Zero Leprosy is a coalition of groups committed to ending leprosy. The partnership includes the Novartis Foundation , the World Health Organization (WHO, as an observer), the International Federation of Anti-Leprosy Associations (ILEP) , the Sasakawa Health Foundation.The Partnership accelerates research and works with national leprosy programs. It also increases advocacy and resource mobilization. Membership is open and you can join the Global Partnership for Zero Leprosy if you are committed to zero leprosy and that you support the principles, objectives and activities of the Partnership. The resources page has downloadable research articles, publications, advocacy materials and operational documents.