12 October 2018
Marking World Sight Day, Hamad Medical Corporation has urged people to undergo eye examinations to prevent avoidable blindness, as 80 percent of all vision impairments are preventable. Trauma,...
16 October 2016
In recognition of World Sight Day, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is increasing awareness of the global issue of avoidable vision loss and blindness. “Approximately 285 million people worldwide live...
16 October 2016
At Doha College, students from Primary and Secondary school participated in a ‘blind lunch’ to mark World Sight Day 2016, (Ed’s note Thursday 13 October) an annual day of awareness to focus attention...
02 November 2015
Oryx Rotana Hotel hosted for the fourth consecutive year the blindness prevention charity organized by ORBIS UK, during their visit to Doha to mark World Sight Day. Heading the ORBIS delegation was...
12 October 2015
Qatar Airways announced today that it has been named the Official Airline of Orbis UK, a global blindness prevention charity, for a period of two years starting September 2015. The announcement...
11 October 2015
Hamad International Airport marked World Sight Day on the 8th of October by launching a fundraising drive at the passenger terminal in partnership with Orbis UK, a global blindness prevention charity...
08 October 2015
Her Royal Highness Princess Sophie, Countess of Wessex has praised the efforts of students and teachers at Doha College taking part in the International Duke of Edinburgh Awards during a visit to the...
12 October 2014
On the World Sight Day (Thursday October 9th), Hamad International Airport (HIA) cemented its support of the international sight-saving charity Orbis by showcasing the humanitarian organisation’s #...
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