Maryanne Diamond, internationally recognised for her work advocating for people with sight impairments, has joined Sightsavers as a trustee.
A report released today emphasises the huge health and economic benefits of investing in programmes treating neglected tropical diseases (NTDs).
Following the publication of the Zero draft of the SDGs, concerns are raised that goals and targets for people with disabilities will not be delivered.
Princess Alexandra met with staff at our Haywards Heath head office today to discuss our work to prevent and cure blindness.
Additional funding will allow the neglected tropical disease project to reach 13 million more people across two extra states in Nigeria.
Health ministers from Africa, Asia and South America have come together at the World Health Assembly in Geneva to commit to eliminating neglected tropical diseases in their countries.