Ibu Nuria, Jongaya leprosy settlement, Makassar, Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Ibu Nuria, Jongaya leprosy settlement, Makassar, Sulawesi, Indonesia. Ibu Nuria was born in Sumbawa, Nusa Tenggara Timor, in 1933. She lived through WWII and was in Class 3 when the Japanese invaded. She contracted leprosy in 1962 and after losing her foot, she moved to Jongaya in Makassar. She now lives in a shelter for older people at the settlement. Ibu Nuria volunteers for Permata and helps out at the weekly self-help group.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download