Author: Eleanor Fuller OBE

Eleanor Fuller OBE

Director of Advocacy and Commonwealth Engagement
Organisation: Queen Elizabeth Jubilee Trust

CHOGM 2015: A ‘Time to See’

Director of Advocacy and Commonwealth Engagement
Organisation: Queen Elizabeth Jubilee Trust

Picture from Standard Chartered Bank’s ‘Urban Eye Care Programme’ in Nigeria. Picture by Sam Faulkner, part of the ‘Time to See’ Exhibition. Did you know that there is an app that turns your smartphone into a spirit level? This valuable piece of information was imparted to us in Malta last month by a busy and…

The Trust seeks Commonwealth Support on Avoidable Blindness

Director of Advocacy and Commonwealth Engagement
Organisation: Queen Elizabeth Jubilee Trust

98 million people in the Commonwealth are blind or have low vision. In November 2013, avoidable blindness featured at a Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting possibly for the first time. Commonwealth Heads of Government endorsed the focus of the Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust on avoidable blindness, and encouraged it to work with others with the…