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Honorary Brand Ambassador Kabir Bedi encourages truck drivers to get their eyes tested.

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Breaking Barriers with Kabir Bedi in the iconic places of Mumbai

Breaking Barriers with Kabir Bedi in the iconic places of Mumbai

September 2019
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Kabir Bedi launches India Fellowship Program 2019 for young ophthalmologists

Kabir Bedi launches India Fellowship Program 2019 for young ophthalmologists

July 2019
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Second Visit to Brussels by DPOs supported by Sightsavers

Second Visit to Brussels by DPOs supported by Sightsavers

July 2019

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Charting the road to accessible elections

On National Voters Day, let us revisit how the largest democracy in the world is moving towards making elections inclusive.

RN Mohanty, January 2019
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Why NGOs working for education and Government Partnership is crucial for Quality Education

NGOs working for child education are trying their best to strengthen the education system in India & raise awareness about the importance of education NGO in India.

Sighstavers India, October 2018
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A thank you note from the CEO

Since 1966 we have been striving to eliminate avoidable blindness and support people who are irreversibly blind or disabled lead a life of independence.

RN Mohanty, October 2018

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Sightsavers stories

Sarita's story

19-year-old Sarita is visually impaired and belongs to Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh.

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Shyam Sundar Devi's story

70-year-old Shyam Sundar Devi from Patna had been struggling to see clearly for a year. She had blurry vision in both eyes.

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Vibha's story

11-year-old Vibha studies in a government school for economically weaker sections in Jehanabad, Bihar.

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Sightsavers’ vision is of a world where no one is blind from avoidable causes.

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