UK government to double donations helping people See the Way to a brighter future
Friday, 15th February, 2019
Today, CBM launches a new appeal to help people with sight problems in the world’s poorest places – and between 15 February and 14 May, the UK government will match all public donations to their See the Way appeal.
New project launched to support maternal mental health in Ghana
Tuesday, 11th December, 2018
A BasicNeeds project has been launched to improve the mental health of pregnant women, mothers and their children in Ghana, West Africa. The programme is funded by UK Aid Direct, a 5-year programme changing the lives of…
From Promise to Action - International Day for Persons with Disabilities
Thursday, 6th December, 2018
On Monday (3rd December), CBM along with other members of the Bond Disability and Development Group (DDG), and the Department for International Development (DFID), hosted an event at Channel 4 to mark International Day for Persons with…
Don’t Underestimate Us – new film for International Day of People with Disabilities 2018
Monday, 3rd December, 2018
Today is International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPD). To celebrate, CBM is launching a new film featuring men and women from around the world telling powerful stories of how they’re challenging stereotypes and misconceptions…
Sharing inspiring stories for International Day of People with Disabilities
Monday, 26th November, 2018
International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPD) is coming up on 3rd December. We will be sharing inspiring stories of individuals who are defying expectations.
Actor David Suchet supports “Colours of Christmas” campaign
Tuesday, 13th November, 2018
Actor David Suchet has added his voice to CBM’s Christmas appeal to restore sight and bring colour to children living with blindness in the world’s poorest places.
CBM and Time to Change join forces to tackle mental health stigma – World Mental Health Day
Wednesday, 10th October, 2018
CBM has joined forces with Time To Change Global to launch a major new initiative to tackle stigma and discrimination around mental health in Africa and Asia.
Churches prepare for Christian Blind Mission Sunday
Tuesday, 9th October, 2018
On 14th October, to mark World Sight Day, churches around the UK will celebrate Christian Blind Mission Sunday, raising funds to help give the precious gift of sight to children in the world’s poorest places.
Penelope Wilton adds her voice to end avoidable blindness - World Sight Day
Tuesday, 9th October, 2018
To mark World Sight Day (11th October), we are launching a new film featuring actress Dame Penelope Wilton, highlighting CBM’s work to prevent avoidable blindness in the world’s poorest places.
Disaster response mobile app is finalist in digital awards
Friday, 5th October, 2018
The Humanitarian Hands On Tool (HHOT), CBM’s mobile app to help aid workers include people with disabilities in disaster response, is a finalist in this year’s Drum Awards for the Digital Industries.