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Experience blindness

December 2012
Experience blindness

At the exhibition, the visitors had an opportunity to experience first hand the challenges that person who is blind faces in his/ her daily life. An interactive zone that gave the visitors the simulation to experience being blind. This is intended with the sole purpose of breaking myths and misconceptions around blindness and to educate people on the ways and means by which a person who is blind overcomes the challenges.

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Amitabh Bachchan launches SEE NOW campaign to help end avoidable blindness

Shri Amitabh Bachchan is the face of a new campaign in Uttar Pradesh that is expected to reach tens of millions of Indians with a simple ask: go and get your vision checked.

June 2019
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Petition urges UN members to put disability laws into action

On Monday 10th June, Sightsavers India is launching a petition calling for disability rights to be upheld by the United Nations and its member states.

June 2019

Sightsavers India launches its new endeavour: India Fellowship Program 2019

The India Fellowship Program is a first of its kind initiative that will identify up to 10 promising young ophthalmologists from all over the country.

May 2019