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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.
2019-04-30By donating you are helping thousands of people with disabilities recover from the devastating storms.
2019-04-29Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) are affecting 1.5 billion people globally and from those affected 40% are living in Africa. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), these diseases are affecting the poorest and hardest to reach communities in Africa.
2019-04-25Due to the emergency situation brought by the Cyclone Idai, the Mozambican country team was reinforced by the international team with Benedict Hoefnagels, from the UK. This is his experience.
2019-04-25Water born diseases are on the rise, schools are closed and another storm is approaching - this is the current situation in Mozambique. You can help make a difference now.
2019-04-08Day to day life can be quite challenging for someone with an assistive device in Mozambique. Follow Castigo's journey after the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai, and see for yourself how Light for the World is helping him reach his dreams.
2019-04-08Director for Advocacy and Human Rights at Light for the World, Yetnebersh Nigussie, has been asked to deliver a keynote speech at the International Civil Society Week (ICSW) in Belgrade. The event theme is "The Power of Togetherness."
2019-04-05See the faces, read the names and testimonies of people whose lives will never be the same as a result of Cyclone Idai. People with disabilities are often among the most vulnerable during and after emergency situations.