A new report released by the World Health Organization confirms that thanks to the hard work of Seva and our VISION 2020 partner organizations, rates of global blindness have been reduced for the first time in history.
Seva is helping to bring eye care, jobs and new opportunity to Cambodia's poorest province.
Seva has long supported this innovative way to bring eye care services to poor people in remote areas of Tibet, Nepal and Cambodia.
At a mobile eye camp in a mountain village in Nepal, a young mother has cataract surgery and sees her baby for the first time!
Volunteer ophthalmologists from California spent a week doing advanced training for doctors at the Lumbini Eye Care Program in Nepal.
Using a community outreach strategy to bring in patients from rural areas in Tanzania, Seva-partner KCCO has increased the number of cataract surgeries in the area by nearly 300% .
There are fewer than ten local ophthalmologists working in Cambodia today — and Seva Foundation helped train half of them.
Susan Erdmann, a member of the Board of Seva Canada, traveled to Tibet to observe one of the many mobile eye camps Seva sponsors each year.
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