Did you know that 80% of blindness can be prevented? There are more than 12 million* blind people in India. That’s about 30% of the world’s total blind population – most of whom went blind unnecessarily. You can make a difference by helping us combat the problem.
Since 1966, we have been working with local partners to eliminate avoidable blindness and support people who are irreversibly blind or disabled.
*Source: NPCB – WHO Survey
On Saturday 1st August 2015 Sightsavers, in association with "Beyond Sight Foundation", hosted "The Blind View" in Mumbai. Continue reading
Sightsavers recently organised a Photography Workshop for the visually impaired photography enthusiasts at the Press Club in Mumbai. Continue reading
Keeping quality eye health in mind, Sightsavers in partnership with Standard Chartered Bank launches a first-of-its kind mobile vision centre boat in the Sunderbans. Continue reading