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June 6, 2017
Halimata is 75 years old and was blinded many years ago by a bacterial eye infection called trachoma. Thanks to a village-based surgery campaign, Halimata was recovering from surgery on both of her eyelids.
May 31, 2017
At the 2017 Spirit of Helen Keller Gala, Pooja Pandey Rana discussed the most rewarding aspects of her work, and the woman who inspires her commitment to improving lives.
March 8, 2017
The solution to helping students see clearly is simple: properly prescribed glasses. But as the HKI team in Vietnam will tell you, the road to success is often blurry.
March 8, 2017
The mother of five children, Aida Abril knows a few things about raising happy and healthy children. She is now using that knowledge to teach other mothers.
February 27, 2017
Last week’s Oslo Humanitarian Conference on Nigeria and the Lake Chad Region (February 23-24) was a big step in the right direction.
January 26, 2017
Even with new glasses Hoang Thi Lan couldn't see very well. HKI helped makes things clearer.
January 26, 2017
"I was afraid to go outside. I rarely socialized.” Christine Korogo describes the effects of trachoma, an infectious bacterial eye disease.
December 30, 2016
Mothers served by a program called Suaahara (“Good Nutrition”) have seen remarkable gains for their children and themselves. They grow so many vegetables that they no longer need to use precious funds to buy them.
December 14, 2016
Trained as a community health worker by HKI, Diaketé Toumany must quickly diagnose symptoms of acute malnutrition in the rural village of Bougouroun, Guinea.
December 14, 2016
Breaking the cycle of poverty in rural communities is difficult, but it can begin with a spade breaking the soil.

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