Did you know that 80% of the blind people in the world don’t have to be? Meet Martha, a grandmother from Namibia, who lost her vision about a year ago. Experience her joyous journey as her sight is restored.
During the first two weeks of July, SEE held a special expedition with NBA Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo and the Dikembe Mutombo Foundation, aimed at improving access to vision care in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). During this initial sight-restoring program, SEE provided 107 sight-restoring surgeries to blind patients in the DRC, which is one of the poorest countries in the world. Read More!
SEE International frequently collaborates with Dr. Helena Ndume of Windhoek, Namibia to perform large-scale sight restoring surgical campaigns that restore over 300 people each clinic. This is an incredible amount of surgeries to perform in a week!