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Kidnapped Mali Politician, French Aid Worker and 2 Italians Freed

Kidnapped Malian politician Soumaila Cisse, French aid worker Sophie Petronin and two Italians were freed Thursday, Mali’s presidency said, after lengthy periods in the hands…

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UN Envoy Welcomes Transitional Government in Mali

The U.N.’s top envoy for Mali said Thursday that “success is within reach” with the formation of a transitional civilian government and the lifting of…

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HelpMeSee Launches Revolutionary Technology in Response to the Global Cataract Crisis

Not-for-profit campaign announces medical training breakthrough with its Eye Surgery Simulator NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — HelpMeSee, the not-for-profit global campaign to end cataract blindness, today announced a landmark achievement in medical simulation training with the completion of its Eye Surgery Simulator. Equipped with sensory touch feedback and realistic virtual graphics, the HelpMeSee Eye […]

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HelpMeSee lance une technologie révolutionnaire en réponse à la crise mondiale de la cataracte

Une campagne à but non lucratif annonce une percée dans la formation médicale avec son simulateur d’opération oculaire NEW YORK, 8 octobre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — HelpMeSee, la campagne mondiale à but non lucratif visant à mettre fin à la cécité causée par la cataracte, a annoncé aujourd’hui une réalisation historique dans la formation à la simulation médicale avec […]

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World Sight Day: An Opportunity to Refocus on Vision as a Global Priority

Good vision must be integral part of build-back strategy. DALLAS, Oct. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — On October 8, the Vision Impact Institute joins global vision organizations to emphasize the need for good vision as part of World Sight Day. The theme, Hope in Sight, provides a platform to create awareness about the importance of good […]

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