“Through the ORBIS Lens” is a collection of photos showcasing the issues surrounding global eye health. Each week ORBIS will share our best photographs highlighting our efforts to eliminate avoidable blindness around the world.
October 15th marked Global Hand Washing Day, a campaign dedicated to raising awareness of handwashing with soap as a key approach to disease prevention. In Ethiopia, ORBIS works with local partners to implement the World Health Organization’s (WHO) SAFE strategy initiated to eliminate trachoma. Learn more about our work in Ethiopia: http://bit.ly/NXLAwi
Photo: SEAN BREITHAUPT + YVETTE MONAHAN PHOTOGRAPHY