More than 250 children with visual impairments will go to primary school in Mali as the result of a Sightsavers pilot being run in six schools.
A group of women in India are taking part in an innovative project aimed at empowering young women with disabilities by teaching them judo.
Sightsavers plans to work with partners in developing countries to eliminate avoidable blindness and promote equality of opportunity for disabled people.
The Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data has highlighted the importance of using data to shine a light on groups that are often excluded.
The Education for All project will focus on girls with disabilities, who are often excluded because of prejudice or a lack of funding.