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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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