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Disability rights strategies

Supporting people with disabilities has been a vital part of Sightsavers’ work since the organisation was founded in 1950.

We want to ensure people with disabilities and other marginalised groups can access health, education and employment, and participate equally in society without fear of stigma or discrimination. Read our strategies below to find out how we’re working to create a fairer world.

Bhanvari, who is blind, weaves in her home in the Bikaner district of India.
Sightsavers Reports

Empowerment and inclusion: strategic framework 2015

This framework document clarifies what disability inclusion means for Sightsavers and sets out how we can achieve it.

A visually impaired girl attends school.
Sightsavers Reports

Education strategy 2013-2018

These documents outline Sightsavers’ strategic directions in education for 2013-2018, identifying the goal of the work and relevant fields of activity.

A man undergoes an eye examination in Cambodia.
Sightsavers Reports

Eye health strategy 2013-2018

This strategy is guided by Sightsavers’ Strategic Framework 2012-2018 and draws on the organisation’s range of technical, research and policy expertise.

We want equality for people with disabilities

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