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Sightsavers celebrates World Sight Day in India

World Sight day is celebrated globally to draw attention to blindness and visual impairment across the world. The theme for 2018 was 'Eye Care Everywhere'.

Sightsavers signs an MoU with Department of Health, Government of Bihar

The State Health Society Bihar (SHSB) and Sightsavers India signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen the National Programme for Control of Blindness and Visual Impairment (NPCB&VI) in the State of Bihar.

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Julekha’s story

Julekha Bee, 70 years old, suffered with eye problems before being diagnosed with cataract at a Sightsavers-supported screening camp.

Inauguration of Shahbad Dairy Vision Centre in New Delhi

Sightsavers in association with Baxter India and Dr. Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital launched a new Vision Centre under its Urban Eye Health Programme in Shahbad Dairy, New Delhi.

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Sightsavers Launches Bangalore Urban Eye Care Project and Partners with Essilor

Sightsavers and Essilor Vision Foundation (EVF) today announced their official partnership...

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Sightsavers Launches Bangalore Urban Eye Care Project and Partners with Essilor

Sightsavers is proud to announce its partnership with Essilor Vision Foundation...

Saving sight, changing lives

Approximately 10 per cent of our urban population is homeless, while 5 per cent of all urban slums are not recognised by the government.