The Marrakesh Treaty reached a huge milestone today as Canada became the key 20th nation to accede, meaning it will be brought into force on 30 September.
Sightsavers India area director Archana Bhambal has been awarded first prize for a presentation focusing on data disaggregation in India.
Sightsavers is teaming up with Unilever’s soap brand Lifebuoy to promote better hygiene practices as part of efforts to eliminate trachoma in Ethiopia.
A Sightsavers project in Zambia has been awarded a grant of SEK 3 million from the Swedish Postcode Foundation to help tackle trachoma.
Sightsavers’ Pakistan Country Office developed a five-year project on child eye health in slum areas of five urban cities.
Countries who ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and are committed to implementing it attend the Conference.
The results of the election of nine new members to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities have been announced.
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Sightsavers is co-hosting an event at the 9th Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.