People's stories

Through these revealing stories, discover how our work has helped some deafblind children and adults around the world lead better and fuller lives.

  • Shifra's story

    Shifra's story

    Six-year-old Shifra Namukwaya was born profoundly deaf and with bilateral cataracts. She had little vision. Shifra recently underwent a successful...

First published: Friday 7 June 2013
Last updated: Wednesday 20 September 2017