- Opening Windows to the Soul -
Africa20Twenty will improve access to cataract surgery across Africa by taking medical professionals and services to impoverished communities that need them most; to bring vision to all, regardless of socio-economic status.
By using a mobile ocular surgery tent Africa20Twenty can reach the most rural areas and take up to date, state-of-the-art ocular healthcare to the people.
Many people in Africa has to travel hundreds of kilometers to get to a hospital or to reach any form of healthcare. If you’re blind it makes this journey even more treacherous. By going to the rural areas and use this fully certified surgery tent with modern equipment and highly trained professionals, cataract surgery can be done virtually anywhere in Africa.
A 15 minute procedure can make a lifetime’s difference in not just one person, but a whole community.