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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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We work with underserved communities in countries including Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, South Sudan and Uganda.

  • 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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Impact Report 2020

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Driving change

Focus At Light for the World, we focus on people with disabilities facing multiple barriers, including children, women, rural communities ...

Countries

Our work has a special focus on Sub-Saharan Africa -- including: Burkina Faso, DRC, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, South Sudan, Tanzania ...