Welcome to Sightsavers
River blindness is one of the biggest causes of avoidable blindness in Africa. With your support, it is possible to eliminate it for good.
Find out more here.
Simon Bush, Sightsavers' Director of Neglected Tropical Diseases, is spearheading the plan to eliminate river blindness in Africa and visited Dublin in May 2013.
Sightsavers welcomes this policy that includes a new commitment to Sierra Leone and disability as key priorities.
Manisha is just like any other 14-year-old teenager. Read the blog entry she wrote for International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
Find out how Sightsavers and Irish Aid are working together in West Africa to help people like Nacel. You can find out more about our work with Irish Aid here.
What You Can Do
Do you donate €250 or more to Sightsavers each year? Find out how you can help us claim an amazing €500,000 back in tax.
Eliminating river blindness in Africa is possible. Find out more about how this can be achived here.
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