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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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Right to sight

Extending eye services to the least served areas, Sightsavers India is enabling people to live lives of independence and dignity

May 2020
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Sightsavers India completes 1 million Sight Restoration Surgeries in a span of five years

Sightsavers India successfully achieves 1 million sight restoration surgeries across the country between the years 2015 to 2019 today.

March 2020
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Sightsavers, Allergan and the IAPB announce the 'Keep Sight' initiative to address Glaucoma in Ganjam, Odisha

Sightsavers, Allergan and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) today announced the launch of it’s unique joint initiative - ‘Keep Sight India’ – a community based glaucoma screening programme to prevent glaucoma-related vision loss in Ganjam District, Odisha.

March 2020