Helping to eliminate avoidable blindness

Transforming treatment for glaucoma in...

While medical breakthroughs have been made to treat cataract and diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, one of the leading causes of blindness, remains a challenge to diagnose...

Our staff help raise USD620,000 from...

Our staff help raise USD620,000 from the Last Hour of their salary.  Every dollar raised for Seeing is Believing helps us provide sustainable and quality eye-care...

Celebrating Partnerships

On December 11 2014, The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust and Standard Chartered organised an event in London, UK, to celebrate their work towards ending avoidable...

We have raised USD75 million

To mark this year's World Sight Day, we're delighted to announce that we've reached a fundraising milestone of USD75 million, thanks to your great fundraising efforts....

Innovative solutions to providing eye care

PEEK (Portable Eye Examination Kit) application was developed by a team...

Diabetic Retinopathy project launched in Pakistan

As part of avoidable blindness programme Seeing is Believing Standard...

Our progress statistics

Since 2003 Seeing is Believing has

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All about our work on video

Get your next eye exam on a smartphone

How do you test and treat people who live in remote areas, where expensive, bulky eye equipment is hard to come by? Andrew Bastawrous demos a smartphone app and cheap hardware that might help.

A day in the life of an eye doctor

Meet Jaoirs Fumpa, a leading eye doctor from the Mukinge Mission Hospital in Zambia. Supported by SiB, Dr Fumpa regularly travels to rural clinics across Zambia to provide eye care treatments to patients who may otherwise go blind.


Improving eye-care in China

Watch how we're helping improve access to affordable eye-care in Sichuan, China, which has particularly high levels of blindness. As a nation, China accounts for 17 per cent of the world’s blindness.