Envisioning a better tomorrow

July 2014

India’s development landscape has changed significantly over the past decade owing to the country’s paradoxical situation of high economic and technology growth vs. high rate of poverty, hunger and poor health indicators.

For Sightsavers in India, 2013 has been more around system strengthening and envisioning a better tomorrow so that our programmes are more impactful, are relevant and remain more aligned with this changing scenario.

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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

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
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Shobha's story

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

April 2019