Press Releases

12.05.2016

Last year LIGHT FOR THE WORLD carried out 53,100 sight-saving cataract surgeries and reached a total of 1.2 million people in developing countries. For many years, LIGHT FOR...

12.05.2016

At a time when people with disabilities were completely excluded from education and society in Cambodia, Phalla Neang became the country’s very first Braille teacher. Today she...

12.05.2016

A call on governments to give persons with disabilities access to adequate and nutritious food and on the United Nations to include them in the new Sustainable Development...

12.05.2016

LIGHT FOR THE WORLD contributes to WHO‘s Global Action Plan which aims to reduce avoidable blindness and visual impairment by 25% by 2019. The NGO makes an appeal to everyone...

12.05.2016

Groundbreaking ceremony for new eye clinic of LIGHT FOR THE WORLD, a European confederation of development NGOs, took place in the provincial capital Beira. A few days ago the...

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