“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.
ORBIS trained teacher, Zerihun Kassa, screens a student at Bollazame School in Bonke Woreda, Ethiopia. Training teachers is a critical part of ORBIS’s work in rural Ethiopia to educate children about eye health and prevent trachoma. Stay tuned for a new blog post tomorrow about ORBIS-supported school eye health clubs in Ethiopia.
Photo: Geoff Oliver Bugbee/ORBIS