How a Pair of Eyeglasses Can Change the World
If you need eyeglasses to see, imagine how hard daily life would be without them. A movement to provide glasses to the 2.5 billion people who need them could transform their lives and stop a $3 trillion drain on the global economy, says an activist philanthropist.
allAfrica, 24 October 2018
Try to imagine life – school, home, work – without eyeglasses. Then reflect that poor vision is the world's largest unaddressed disability, affecting an estimated 2.5… Read more »
Seeing changes lives and economies.
Government of Mauritius, 9 October 2018
An event, aiming to raise awareness on the importance of conducting vision screening at an early age, was held yesterday at the MITD House in Phoenix in the context of World Sight… Read more »
Botswana: Masisi Advocates for Eye Health
Botswana Daily News, 18 April 2018
President Mokgweetsi Masisi has promised to encourage fellow Commonwealth leaders at the ongoing Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) to help eliminate Neglected… Read more »
- Vision for a Nation Foundation
- Publication Date:
- 24 October 2015
Vision for a Nation Foundation, an award-winning sight charity, is working to unlock the potential of the world's poorest communities by making eye ... see more »