There are 39 million blind people in the world, but 80 per cent of blindness could be prevented or cured. That’s 31.2 million people who are blind when it could have been avoided.
Shocked at how unfair this is? So are we. But you can help us do something about it.
We want to eliminate avoidable blindness and support people who are irreversibly blind or disabled to live independently.
Paralympic gold medal winner and Sightsavers ambassador Kelly Gallagher appeared on Ireland AM and the Ray D'arcy radio show on Friday to talk about the importance of education for children with disabilities. Continue reading
British Paralympic skier, Kelly Gallagher MBE is joining Sightsavers in calling on world leaders to ensure all children, including those with disabilities, have access to a quality education wherever they are growing up. Continue reading
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