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2019-07-22More than 2,000 participants from governments, civil society, academia and business attended this year's High-Level Political Forum in New York City - July 2019.
2019-07-22This year the theme of the High-level political forum on sustainable development was “Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality”.
2019-07-10Visual impairment - if not detected, treated or corrected - among children can severely hinder their quality of life. One of our dreams is to ensure children have access to eye health services for generations to come.
2019-06-20June 20th is World Refugee Day and the theme this year is to join together in solidarity with refugees. Light for the World had the opportunity to get to know and work with Nyamith Stephen (13 years old).
2019-06-18Take a glimpse at what took place inside the UN headquarters, including a demonstration in the main entrance hall at the beginning of the conference.
2019-06-11Light for the World representatives attend the 12th session of the Conference of States Parties (COSP) in New York on June 11th - 13th, 2019.
2019-06-07A Social Innovation Lab is a space where a group of people in complementary roles come together to experiment, in order to find new solutions to complex problems.
2019-06-05June 5th is World Environment Day, a day recognized by the United Nations to encourage awareness and action to protect our environment worldwide.
2019-05-29A partnership between the Islamic Development Bank and Light for the World aims to put an end to avoidable blindness in 10 African countries.
2019-05-28With the Her Abilities Award, Light for the World wants to contribute to the theme of SDG 5 and put the achievements of women with disabilities at centre-stage. The nomination deadline is around the corner.