Author: Julia Weiss

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Gender Focus Group
Organisation: Light for the World

Light for the World: “Walking the Talk” – Good Practices in Gender Equality

Gender Focus Group
Organisation: Light for the World
  Of the 253 million people in the world who are visually impaired, 55% are women[i]. The overall disability prevalence rate for women is 19.2% whereas it is 12% for men.[ii] Light for the World has observed that more women are screened and diagnosed with cataract, but more men receive treatment for it. To truly…