The highlight for this two-month period was performing cataract operations on 15 blind children in the central highlands of Flores, NTT. This followed the August offshore eye program in the same location when six children were operated.

Donors supporting this program were the Brown Family Foundation and Andrew Eagleton.

Other eye programs, during which 7,977 people with vision problems were checked,resulted in 568 blind people having their sight restored, 4,484 people with vision loss receiving a pair of glasses, and 2,673 being treated for infections.


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November 2, 2022

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