In more than eight years volunteering with Orbis, Manish has travelled to countries including Mongolia, Vietnam, Peru, Zambia, Jamaica and India. Find out more about his journey as a volunteer with Orbis in our short film.
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The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital is unlike any plane you’ve seen before. A state-of-the-art ophthalmic teaching facility complete with operating room, classroom and recovery room – this amazing aircraft has been a beacon of hope since 1982. Take your private tour around the aircraft today.
EMERGENCY NGO is an international humanitarian organisation that provides free, high-quality healthcare to victims of war, poverty and landmines, alongside building hospitals and training local medical staff. Founded in 1994, EMERGENCY has treated over 11 million people in 18 different countries and currently operates in Afghanistan, Eritrea, Iraq, Italy, Sierra Leone, Sudan and Uganda. Learn more about the … Continued
Qatar Charity has launched an emergency response campaign in more than 34 countries worldwide to assist vulnerable communities hit by the Corona outbreak. The multi-dimensional scheme aims to provide urgent medical aid, medical equipment, protective gear, and sanitizers while abiding by health precautions throughout the aid delivery process in all targeted regions and communities.
This video is an introduction about Qatar Biobank, the aim of Qatar Biobank, Qatar Biobank Facility, Qatar biobank process, Qatar Biobank staff and manpower (professionalism), Qatar Biobank Standards and what happened to samples once donated to Qatar Biobank. Qatar Biobank is a platform that will make vital health research possible through its collection of samples … Continued
Qatar Biobank held its 1st international Biobanking conference 25-28 of March 2019, this conference focused on quality in Biobanking, the conference title was ”quality matters, a global discussion in Qatar” at the end pf the video we have the testimony of the world leader professional in Biobanking about the progress that Qatar have made in … Continued
“You will be found”, a song from the musical “Dear Evan Hanson”, is a fitting song for UNICEF, who will go to the ends of the earth for every child. Every day, in more than 190+ countries around the world, more than 13,000 UNICEF staff members won’t stop until the rights of every child are … Continued
In 2016 the Qatar Fund for Development and Orbis launched the Qatar Creating Vision initiative in India and Bangladesh. In India the project focused on identifying children with refractive error, the largest cause of childhood vision loss globally. Children are screened in their schools, identified with vision loss and receive glasses then and there or … Continued
The Thani Bin Abdullah Bin Thani Al-Thani Humanitarian Fund and global international NGO Save the Children launched a ground-breaking holistic programme in 2020 to deliver life-saving support to over 500,000 children in 6 of the 18 drought-affected areas of Somalia. The programme, which is ongoing across Somaliland, Puntland and the Southern States, is leveraging His … Continued
This film was shot in both Nigeria and Congo and focuses on river blindness. It was once widespread in tropical areas across the world, but efforts to control it have significantly reduced infection. However, the disease remains a major cause of preventable blindness in certain parts of the developing world, and nearly 300,000 people are … Continued
This film, the first of three, takes place in Nigeria with lymphatic filariasis, or elephantiasis. This disease is transmitted by mosquitoes and can cause the extreme swelling of body parts. Globally, a billion people live in areas that put them at risk of infection. Nigeria is one of the countries hardest hit by this disease. … Continued