Category Archives: Cameroun

Video Documentary on the Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute

The Magrabi ICO Cameroon Eye Institute was officially inaugurated on March 29th 2017 by H.E. Dr Philemon Yang, Prime Minister and Head of Government of Cameroon. Herewith a CRTV documentary on MICEI. We also have a bilingual CRTV report on … Continue reading

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Africa eye foundation fighting avoidable visual impairment from cataract

Getting closer to the architectural rendering! And yes, Africa Eye Foundation is indeed pioneering Central Africa’s first non-profit, sub-specialty eye hospital and training institute in Cameroon. While cataract will remain high on the agenda, retina, glaucoma, paediatric ophthalmology, oculoplastics, cornea … 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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Cataract surgery improves survival in the elderly!

Correction of visual impairment by cataract surgery in Australian adults, aged 49 years and above, was found to be associated with an approximately 40 percent lower mortality rate according to a recent report. This is not the first time an … Continue reading

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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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Le retinoblastome

La semaine de sensibilisation au rétinoblastome (12 – 18 Mai 2013) Le rétinoblastome est le cancer de l’oeil le plus fréquent chez les enfants, se manifestant généralement avant l’âge de trois ans. Il peut affecter un seul œil (unilatérale) ou … Continue reading

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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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