Earlier this week, my mother nearly went blind. In less than a day, the pressure in one of her eyes went from the norm of 10-21mm Hg to 81 mm Hg.
The eye care provider's seasonal appeal encourages its staff to help fund life-changing cataract operations.
Liberia’s President, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, expressed her appreciation for the work of Sightsavers, Lions International and PREVAIL.
Sightsavers has welcomed the publication of the Department for International Development (DFID) Civil Society Partnership Review.
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.