On 30 January 2021, Sightsavers joined global celebrations to mark the fight against neglected tropical diseases.
The most effective way to tackle health issues is to put affected communities in the driving seat – COVID-19 is no different.
In Sierra Leone, children with disabilities are often considered not worth educating. We've worked with schools to make sure these children are not left behind.
As part of Sightsavers' inclusive education project, which supports children with visual impairments across Mali, we’ve worked with linguistic expert Dr Issiaka Ballo to translate braille into the local language for the first time.
Ghana has not been spared in the coronavirus crisis, but luckily the country started its response early, with NTD support redirected.
The Ascend West and Central Africa programme partners helped Liberia respond to the COVID-19 crisis. Here, we tell how.
Following rigorous safety measures, we have been able to restart our work fighting disease and saving sight all over the world.