BBC in Cameroon

October 2017

The BBC World News released a segment on World Sight Day about our Flying Eye Hospital efforts in Cameroon. The segment covers a patient success story, our first ever use of virtual reality goggles and dives further into our work in Cameroon.

Meet Yvette, who used to be a school teacher until she had to leave her job due to loss of eyesight from cataracts. Today, thanks to Dr. Asim Sli, she can now see out of her right eye, with hopes of getting her left eye operated on in the upcoming weeks. Her success story below: