Events

India signs the WIPO Treaty
News / Events /

India signs the WIPO Treaty

India signs the WIPO treaty and has also announced that it is likely to ratify the treaty in May, making it the first country to ratify the treaty.

Sensitisation-Workshop
News / Events /

Sightsavers organises sensitisation workshop

Sightsavers (India) conducted a workshop at the ITC Sonar Bangla to discuss the status of vision problems in the country and the role corporates can play.

Image of Elizabeth Kurian
News / Events /

Sightsavers’ Director wins Women Super Achiever Award Ahead of Women's Day

Ahead of this year’s international women’s day Sightsavers’ Director of Global Advocacy, Elizabeth Kurian was presented with the Women Super Achiever award.

image of Sightsavers Project Drishti: Book release and video launch
News / Events /

Sightsavers Project Drishti for Disability: Book Release and Video Launch

On 20th January 2014 Sightsavers released a Programme Document around “Effectiveness of DPO in Empowering People with Disability”.

image of International Council on Education of Persons with Visual Impairment
News / Events /

Disabled Must Get Access to Quality Education

The International Council on Education of Persons with Visual Impairment (ICEPVI) concluded its Eastern Regional Conference at Ravenshaw University.

Image for World Disability Day
News / Events /

This World Disability Day lets open doors to build an inclusive society

At a time when one doesn’t even buy a phone without informed research the right to information is being denied to people who are visually impaired or blind.

Image of Ketan Kothari
News / Events /

A successful day for disability at the UN

A one-day intersessional meeting took place on 22 November between Major Groups and Other Stakeholders on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

A night of melody in Mumbai
News / Events /

'Ability of Disability' - A night of melody

The musical event was organized by Her Highness Sheikha Arwa Al Qassimi and the proceeds will help Sightsavers to eradicate avoidable blindness.

A night of melody in Mumbai
News / Events /

A night of melody showcasing the disabled in Mumbai

The event aims to be a musical extravaganza, and will demonstrate that people who are disabled are no less than the abled.

World 10K logo
News / Events /

Run for Sightsavers - Support the visually impaired

In the relatively short period of five years, the World 10K Bangalore has added to the Garden City’s reputation as a ‘Global Running Destination’.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Prev Next