Sightsavers Reports

Guidelines for the Management of Cataract in India

June 2014

Ensuring quality has become integral to the efforts at taking care of the immense burden of blindness in India.

Vision 2020: The Right to Sight, India has been at the forefront of efforts at prevention of blindness activities in the country. The manual deals with all the protocols necessary for preoperative assessment, intra operative procedures and post operative care for cataract surgery. The manual also deals with the protocols for sterilization and care of instruments and other material required for cataract surgery.

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Demand for and provision of eye care services in slum populations in Jaipur, India

The overall aim of this study is to better understand the demand for and provision of eye care services in the city of Jaipur, with a specific focus on urban slum-dwelling communities.

July 2019
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Gayatri's story

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

July 2019
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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