Author: Susan Evans

Susan Evans

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

Closing a SiB Project in Viet Nam

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

A SiB phase V project closing Workshop was organised on 15 December 2016 in Da Nang and attended by 16 representatives of the project management boards from Vinh Long, Tien Giang, and Lam Dong and Dak Nong provinces. The workshop also welcomed the presence of Mrs. Trinh Nhu Quynh – the Head of Corporate Affairs as representative…

Bringing eye health to the Isoka district, Zambia

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

George Sichamba lives in Kalungu village in the Isoka district of the Muchinga province in Zambia. George explained that before he lost his sight everything was going well for him; “Before I lost my sight I had a very nice family. We lived together with no problems”. However, when he discovered that his sight was…

Future SiB Newsletter Webinars

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

Based on the ongoing success of the SiB webinars, we will be arranging the next batch in October 2017, with gender as the theme, do get in touch if you would be interested in presenting. If you would like to watch recordings of previous SiB webinars, please click here. SiB Newsletters The topics for the January…

SiB Webinars – Sustainability

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

At Seeing is Believing (SiB), we are always keen to find innovative ways to share learning from SiB projects and build networks between partners. Based on the success of our webinars held in 2016, we decided to continue this exciting learning opportunity. In April 2017 we held webinars on the theme of sustainability.  The aims of…

SiB Webinars–April 2017

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

  In April 2017 SiB arranged a series of webinars to enhance learning between SiB projects. The April 2017 SiB Webinars were on the theme of Sustainability. There were 2 presenters per webinar, with questions from participants at the end. These webinars were recorded and we are happy to share them below. Please see below…

January 2017 SiB Newsletter

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

2016 was an incredibly busy year for us here at SiB. We closed out our last Phase IV project and set up 14 new projects, 4 of which introduce themselves here. So we now have over 40 SiB projects running! To see where all our SiB projects are, click here. With so many SiB projects…

10 things I’ve learnt from arranging my 1st Webinars for Seeing is Believing

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

I recently arranged some regional webinars for project staff working on Seeing is Believing (SiB) projects, as a way of enhancing learning between projects. We arranged webinars for the Africa, South East Asia & Western Pacific regions. Over 60 people attended 1 or more webinar. I thought I would share my top 10 tips, for…

SiB Impact Reports!

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

Seeing is Believing is excited to share the new SiB Impact Reports. Each SiB project produce these as a way to showcase what they have achieved In Phase 4, Standard Chartered Bank invested $20million into 24 eye care projects globally, with a focus on urban environments. These Impact Reports give a clear overview of the…

SiB Newsletter now live

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

Seeing is Believing Newsletter The latest edition of the Seeing is Believing Newsletter is now live. SiB implementing partners share their project learning on the areas of sustainability, evaluation & impact and project monitoring. Read more….

New SiB pages on the IAPB website!

Project Officer, Seeing is Believing
Organisation: IAPB

Seeing is Believing (SiB) is Standard Chartered’s flagship community investment programme which provides funding to address avoidable blindness and promote quality eye health.  Through Seeing is Believing, Standard Chartered Bank has partnered with the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) and leading international and national eye-care non-governmental organisations to improve access to eye…