Organisations have come together to mark World Sight Day, held annually on the second Thursday of October to focus attention on visual impairment.
Sightsavers CEO Dr Caroline Harper reports from her visit to Sierra Leone on how eye care services and health workers have coped since the Ebola virus.
A new report reveals that older people and those with disabilities in Tanzania face discrimination when accessing education and health services.
The grant will have a big impact on the future of communities in Kebbi State in Nigeria and enable Sightsavers to get one step closer to eliminating NTDs.
The world has agreed on 17 goals that can propel the world to the next level. But the next 15 years will have to be filled with action.