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Our Approach

A family of six stands together. The three adult women wear long dresses and look at each other happily. One of them wears a blindfold from her past operation.
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At Light for the World, we work with underserved communities in Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, South Sudan and Uganda. Find out more about our approach here.

  • We help those who need it most.
    We focus on people with disabilities facing multiple barriers, including children, women, rural communities and those hit by disaster.
  • We work with partners.
    Our practitioners and experts engage with communities, governments, organisations of people with disabilities, civil society and businesses.
  • We aim for lasting change.
    We work tirelessly to strengthen the entire system.

Our strategy 2023


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More information on Light for the World

Annual Report 2022

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Impact Report 2021

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Impact Report 2020

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Driving change

We focus on people who are facing multiple barriers At Light for the World, we focus on people with disabilities ...


Together, we are stronger Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do. Our impact simply wouldn’t be possible without ...