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The OPC is registered with the Comité de la Charte, an organisation who checks and approves associations who appeal to the public generosity. The OPC complies with its principles of financial transparency and rigorous management. For more information: www.comitecharte.org.

Preserving Sight

A child goes blind each minute and one adult every five seconds. However, 80% of blinding diseases are avoidable.
The Organisation for the Prevention of Blindness takes action to avoid that many people doesn’t loose sight.

Saving sight is saving lives

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Fighting Trachoma

Fighting against trachoma. Find out more

OPC’s Ambassadors

Truly effective change

Results from the past ten years of fighting blindness:
- Ophtalmological consultations: 500,000
- Operations: 55,000 cataracts, 15,000 trichiasis
Since the creation of OPC:
- "River blindness": 710,000 people protected yearly in the Republic of Congo (and 3 million thanks to national teams- Guinea, Mali, Senegal - following the programs initiated by OPC)
- Training: 14,000 volunteer village agents, 400 ophthalmic nurses, 90 general practitioners and 1,200 traditional midwives

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