Our partners

Seeing is Believing's partners are among the world's leading eye care expert non-government organisations, delivering vital eye care services to millions in need in the developing world. They operate under the umbrella of the International Association for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) - partners with Standard Chartered Bank in the Seeing is Believing initiative.

Venu logoInternational Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB)

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an alliance of civil society organisations, corporates and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships.

Aravind logoAravind Eye-Care System

A non-profit organisation with a mission to ‘Eliminate needless blindness by providing compassionate and high-quality eye-care for all.’


CBM is an international Christian development organisation, committed to improving the quality of life of people with disabilities in the poorest communities of the world. With over 100 years of professional expertise, CBM addresses poverty as a cause and a consequence of disability, and works in partnership to create an inclusive society for all.

CCBRT logoComprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT)

A locally registered non-governmental organisation that provides high quality medical care and rehabilitative services to people with disabilities in Tanzania.

HKI logoHelen Keller International (HKI)

Founded in 1915, Helen Keller International is dedicated to saving the sight and lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged. They aim to combat the causes and consequences of blindness and malnutrition by establishing programs based on evidence and research in vision, health and nutrition.

ICEE logoInternational Centre for Eyecare Education (ICEE)

A not-for-profit, nongovernment organisation that is helping to bring much-needed eye-care within reach of people around the world; works to help eliminate avoidable blindness and impaired vision.

LV Prasad logoL V Prasad Eye Institute

A comprehensive eye-health facility in India. Provides equitable and efficient eye-care to all sections of society.

OEU logoOperation Eyesight Universal (OEU)

Operation Eyesight works collaboratively with each of its medical partners to achieve quality, comprehensive, sustainable eye care services. The organisation is active in India and the African nations of Ghana, Kenya and Zambia, investing in sustainable treatment, prevention and community development activities to address specific problems as well as the root causes of blindness.

Orbis logoORBIS International

Orbis International is an international non-profit non-governmental organisation (NGO) dedicated to saving sight worldwide. Orbis programmes focus on the prevention of blindness and the treatment of blinding eye diseases in developing countries.

Right to Sight logoRight to Sight

Right to Sight is committed to eliminating needless blindness in Africa by securing a sustainable supply of African eye surgeons and providing easily accessible, affordable eye care to all.

logoShri Sadguru Seva Sangh Trust (SSST)

Based in India, the Trust provides eye care though its state-of-the-art eye hospital, the Sadguru Netra Chikitsalya, (SNC) is one of the largest rural eye-healthcare networks in the country.

SightSavers logoSightsavers International

Sightsavers is an international organisation that changes lives for the long term. The organisation works in more than 30 countries to eliminate avoidable blindness and support people with visual impairments to live independently.

Fred Hollows logoThe Fred Hollows Foundation

The Fred Hollows Foundation works towards ending avoidable blindness in the communities and countries where it works. It champions the right to have high-quality, affordable eye-care and good health, with a vision of a world where no one is needlessly blind.

Venu logoVenu Charitable Society

Makes comprehensive eye-care services available, affordable, accessible and sustainable through a network of hospitals and eye healthcare services.

Dr Shroff logoDr Shroff’s Charity Eye Hospital

Dr Shroff’s is a non-profit, super–speciality eye-care service provider in north India, working towards reducing the burden of avoidable blindness in north India.

Brien Holden Vision InstituteBrien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI)

Brien Holden Vision Institute focuses on innovation in refractive error correction. The institute applies proven best practices and breakthrough innovation to keep eye care accessible and affordable for all.