Category Archives: Cameroon Eye Institute

Start of construction work on the outreach ward imminent

The roof of the main building of the Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute is almost complete. Construction work on the second building, an eye ward to take care of outreach patients coming for cataract surgery, treatment for diabetes and its … Continue reading

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Through the ORBIS Lens: ORBIS in Cameroon. ORBIS welcomed the Prime Minister of Cameroon to visit the FEH this week.

Here is an interesting CNN report with useful insights and images of life on and the purpose of the Flying Eye Hospital’s to Cameroon.

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Cameroon Eye Institute Roof Construction in Progress

Yaounde: significant progress is being made in the construction of the Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute, as evidenced by photographs taken on site today. The walls are up, now the building is taking shape with construction of the roof.

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Africa Eye Foundation and the Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute, Yaounde

The International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO), The Al Noor – Magrabi Foundation, a non-profit foundation based in Egypt, and the That Every Life May Count (French language: Afin Que Chaque Vie Compte) Foundation, a non-profit foundation based in Switzerland have … Continue reading

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Cameroon Eye Institute Clinic Walls Going Up!

The cornea and refractive surgery subspecialty clinic of the Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute will be hosted in the section of the building shown above. Close-up South View of Eye Clinic South view of out patients section with laboratory, the … Continue reading

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Les fondations de l’institut des maladies des yeux de Yaounde

Sur la photo, les fondations de la partie du bâtiment ou les consultations pour divers problems des yeux tels la sensation de corps étranger, démangeaisons, la vision floue etc. vont se faire. L’équipe de spécialistes composée d’ophtalmologistes, optometristes, infirmiers etc. … Continue reading

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Preparing the construction site for the foundations

Here, part of the right-wing of the clinical services building of Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute. This wing will host various subspecialist ophthalmologists such as for cataract, glaucoma, retina and vitreous, pediatric ophthalmology and squints etc. and their teams; equipment … Continue reading

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Progress on Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute Construction

Despite heavy rains, progress on the Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute in Yaounde has been satisfactory, as Dr Daniel Etya’ale observed during a visit to the construction site, early November. At the time, final touches were being made on the … Continue reading

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Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute Proposed Layout

The proposed layout of Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute reflects its objectives well. These objectives include: 1. To serve as a tertiary level eye referral center, not just for Cameroon also but for neighboring countries. 2. To offer ophthalmology subspecialties … Continue reading

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World Sight Day 2012 and Central Africa

Today is World Sight Day 2012, an international day of awareness for the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) and VISION 2020: The Right to Sight. According to World Health Organization (WHO) estimates, there are currently 285 million … Continue reading

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