Responding to DFID’s Disability Framework, Sightsavers’ Dominic Haslam said that it will make programmes accessible to people with disabilities.
Wednesday 3 December 2014 marked International Day of Persons with Disabilities, and a year since Sightsavers launched its Put Us in the Picture campaign.
Our Put Us in the Picture campaign is celebrating the publication of the UK government’s Disability Framework, which could transform the lives of people living with disabilities.
Today sees the launch of DFID's response to the IDC Inquiry into Strengthening Health Systems in Developing Countries.
Sightsavers has been announced as My Ageing Parent’s charity of the month for November.
Sightsavers has launched its biggest ever appeal, A Million Miracles, which aims to raise £30 million to provide a million sight-restoring surgeries.
A blind man’s sight-restoring bilateral cataract operation was broadcast live around the world today from a hospital in Malawi.
The Liberal Democrats have become the first UK political party to explicitly include people with disabilities in their 2015 general election manifesto.
Children in Northern Kenya are taking lessons in facewashing, which will help to eliminate the blinding disease trachoma in the country.