Tag: SiB World Sight Day

Orbis Shanghai World Sight Day events

 Orbis Shanghai World Sight Day events As one of 2017 World Sight Day activities, Orbis organized an blindfold lunch and an eye care workshop with Standard Chartered Bank staff on October 27 in Shanghai.  A 60-minute talk and question sections was provided by an ophthalmologist from Orbis’s partner hospital. The Orbis Blindfold Lunch gives SCB…

The Fred Hollows Foundation Vietnam Child Eye Care Project Standard Chartered Bank Employee Volunteering in 2017

The Fred Hollows Foundation Vietnam Child Eye Care (VNCEC) Project Standard Chartered Bank Employee Volunteering in 2017 Employees from the Standard Chartered Bank have volunteered their time to contribute towards a number of project events in Vietnam throughout the year. On World Sight Day, a number of community events were held to create awareness on eye…

Sightsavers Zambia collaborate with Standard Chartered Bank in celebrating and commemorating World Sight Day 2017

Sightsavers Zambia collaborate with Standard Chartered Bank in celebrating and commemorating World Sight Day 2017 The World Sight Day (WSD) is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October each year to focus global attention on blindness and vision impairment. It is the most important advocacy and communications event on the…

OEU Supports World Sight Day 2016 in Zambia

This year’s World Sight Day was held on the 13th of October 2016 under the theme, “Stronger together”. Operation Eyesight Universal and partners celebrated World Sight Day in Chawama. Zambia’s World Sight Day was conducted in a number of provinces and the Lusaka celebrations where conducted at Chawama school grounds just opposite Chawama clinic. Chawama…

Sightsavers Zambia Marks World Sight Day 2016

The SIB project in H1 had networked well with other partners in ensuring attainment of its H1 deliverables. The networking involved collaboratively working with Chainama College of Health Sciences students in undertaking screening during the Intercompany relay, the Agriculture and Commercial Show as well as supporting the Districts to do more screening. The involvement of…