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May 2016

Vision Aid Overseas partners with Our Children's Vision campaign

Posted: 25 May 2016

Vision Aid Overseas is proud to be a part of the Our Children’s Vision Campaign which was launched in April at the Australian Consulate in New York. …More

Vision Aid Overseas and Optometry Giving Sight Partnership Announced

Posted: 13 May 2016

Vision Aid Overseas and Optometry Giving Sight are delighted to announce that the two charities have entered into a formal agreement. …More

Vision Aid Overseas hosts second Optometry conference in Lusaka, Zambia

Posted: 12 May 2016

Building on the success of last years’ event, Vision Aid Overseas hosted their second Optometry conference in the capital city of Zambia, Lusaka on 21st - 23rd March 2016. …More

Vision Aid Overseas partners with Bambooka- Eyewear Africa

Posted: 9 May 2016

Vision Aid Overseas signed a partnership with Bambooka- Eyewear Africa at the beginning of April to raise vital funds for our overseas work. …More

April 2016

Vision Aid Overseas celebrates conclusion of three-year programme in Botswana

Posted: 21 April 2016

After three successful years working in landlocked Botswana in Partnership with Addenbrooke's Abroad, Cambridge as part of the 'Seeing is Believing' programme, Vision Aid Overseas is celebrating the c …More

Vision Aid Overseas celebrates conclusion of three-year programme in Botswana

Posted: 18 April 2016

After three successful years working in landlocked Botswana in Partnership with Addenbrooke's Abroad, Cambridge as part of the 'Seeing is believing' Programme . Vision Aid Overseas has concluded the p …More

Twiggy makes appeal on behalf of Vision Aid Overseas on BBC Radio 4

Posted: 12 April 2016

On Sunday 10th April, an appeal was made on BBC Radio 4 by UK fashion icon and super model Twiggy to ask for funds for Vision Aid Overseas’ international development work. …More

March 2016

Volunteers earn CET points on overseas assignment with Vision Aid Overseas

Posted: 9 March 2016

In February a group of Professional Volunteers earned CET points whilst on an overseas assignment in Zambia. …More

Vision Aid Overseas to exhibit at Optrafair

Posted: 8 March 2016

Vision Aid Overseas will once again be attending Optrafair, the UK's leading optical exhibition, on Saturday 9th - Monday 11th April. …More

January 2016

Vision Aid Overseas' Burkina Faso Appeal

Posted: 27 January 2016

Thank you to everyone who supported Vision Aid Overseas’ Christmas Appeal for Burkina Faso. …More

Vision Aid Overseas looks back at its 30th Anniversary year

Posted: 21 January 2016

In 2015, Vision Aid Overseas celebrated 30 years since its first team of Professional Volunteers, led by Honorary Vice President Brian Ellis, flew out to Tanzania to provide essential eye care in some …More

December 2015

Vision Aid Overseas holds Programme Workshops

Posted: 11 December 2015

The Country Director’s for Vision Aid Overseas met this week for a 3-day programme workshop at the Vision Aid Overseas offices in West Sussex. …More

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