2018 was a year of celebration for SiB. Standard Chartered Bank reached their USD 100 million fundraising goal - a huge achievement. As more SiB projects successfully close out, we are pleased to highlight their impact on eye health systems.READ MORE
One of the challenges within the eye care sector is around patient surgery and spectacle acceptance. Learn about some of the strategies that Seeing is Believing projects use to increase surgery uptake and spectacle wearing rates.
In this issue, you can also discover how research enhances the quality of our projects and the refreshed SiB funded research page on the website of the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB).READ MORE
We ended 2017 on a high note with 49 active SiB projects in 27 countries. Learn about the impact of our East Africa Child Eye Health consortium project and other projects which successfully closed out in 2017, and the exciting new projects that launched including a Child Eye Health project in Nigeria.
This issue also highlights all the wonderful activities that took place during 2017 World Sight Day celebrations and at community volunteering events.READ MORE
In this issue, we focus on the sustainability of SiB and how SiB projects are ensuring continuity. Influencing government policy is one way to support sustainability.
Learn more about the impact of SiB through the latest impact reports and case studies from Sightsavers Zambia and the Fred Hollows Foundation in Vietnam.READ MORE
With over 40 SiB projects now ongoing around the world (wow!), this month’s newsletter is the perfect showcase for some of our most innovative projects, workshops and creative solutions. We’re also creeping ever closer to our $100 million dollar fundraising target, so read on to find out more about our latest fundraising efforts and initiatives!READ MORE
In this month’s newsletter, we’re celebrating the launch of 9 new Phase 5 projects as well as the overwhelming success of the Time to See exhibition, which brought Standard Chartered employees and partners together to celebrate the valuable work of SiB. But that’s not all – you can also learn more about our volunteering experiences, fundraising projects and brand-new regional webinars for SiB project managers and partners.READ MORE
This month, we cover the impact that Phase 4 projects have had around the globe with exclusive access to 25 individual Phase 4 project reports. Find out more about how our projects help patients around the globe, meet our SiB stars and discover how Seeing is Believing supported World Sight Day on 8 October this year. It’s been a busy 6 months!READ MORE