News and blogs

See how we’re improving the health and life chances of people with sight loss and other disabilities worldwide.

A truck driver stands in front of his colourful truck.

Featured story

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

Read the full story

Latest news

sightsavers_news

Kabir Bedi launches India Fellowship Program 2019 for young ophthalmologists

Kabir Bedi launches India Fellowship Program 2019 for young ophthalmologists

sightsavers_news

Second Visit to Brussels by DPOs supported by Sightsavers

Second Visit to Brussels by DPOs supported by Sightsavers

sightsavers_news

Sightsavers India gets Great Place to Work-Certified™

Sightsavers India also known as Royal Commonwealth Society for the Blind has been Great Place to Work-Certified™.

Want to read more about what’s going on?

See all news stories
blind ngo in india

Want to know more in-depth about our work from the field?

From the Field

Latest blogs

People with disability showing the voting mark on their fingers.
Sightsavers blog

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.

education ngo in india
Sightsavers blog

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.

A collage of photos from Sightsavers work.
Sightsavers blog

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.

Want to read more insight and opinion?

See all blogs

Latest stories

Sightsavers stories

Gayatri's story

13-year-old Gayatri from Madhya Pradesh would often complain about having blurry eyesight to her parents.

Sightsavers stories

Debki's story

28-year-old Debki hails from the Dumka District of Jharkhand. Debki has orthopedic disability and stays with her parents and three siblings in the Dumka district of Jharkhand.

famous ngo in india
Sightsavers stories

Shobha's story

65-year-old Shobha is a daily wage labourer and lives with her son in Alipurduar, West Bengal.

Want to read more about people we’ve supported?

See all stories
A young girl smiles to the camera.

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

Find out more about us