We are pleased to announce that a new ophthalmology unit and theatre was officially opened at the Mandeville Regional Hospital, Jamaica, in January.
Sightsavers has been chosen as one of three charity partners to be part of Specsavers’ new online staff induction.
National Public Radio correspondent Jason Beaubien has spoken on the show’s Morning Edition today about his recent trip to Ghana organised by Sightsavers.
Dr Caroline Harper has been appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire in recognition of her services to visually impaired people abroad.
Sightsavers’ work in Malawi, as featured on Channel 4’s Unreported World: The Fight for Sight, has been featured on BBC Radio 5 Live’s Hit List.
Pfizer has donated its 500 millionth Zithromax® (azithromycin) antibiotic tablet, used to treat blinding trachoma in countries across Africa and Asia.