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Ruth Pfau

Ruth Pfau is SpiritualDoc and CharityDoc

Dr. Ruth Katherina Martha Pfau[1] NQA, HPk, HI (born 9 September 1929) is a GermanPakistani[2] nun and a member of the Society of Daughters of the Heart of Mary who has devoted the last 50 years of life to fighting leprosy in Pakistan. In 1996, Pakistan was declared by the World Health Organization to have controlled leprosy, one of the first countries in Asia to achieve this goal.[3] Continue reading Ruth Pfau