The UK government will hold a disability summit in July 2018, as part of a push to ensure people with disabilities are included in global development.
The alliance, inaugurated in Dhaka, promotes the inclusion of people with disabilities as part of the country’s implementation of the Global Goals.
The Connecting the Dots project has been awarded almost £200,000 by the Big Lottery Fund to continue empowering young people with disabilities.
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 effects of interventions designed to improve the labour market situation for adults with physical/sensory disabilities in LMICs.