Noor Dubai

Noor Dubai Foundation is a UAE based charity with a vision for a world free from avoidable forms of blindness. It focuses on the prevention of blindness and visual impairment globally. 

It was launched as an initiative in 2008 by the Vice president and Prime Minister of the UAE and the ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and was later legally established as an NGO in October 2010.  Over 25 million individuals from all over Africa and Asia have benefited from the free treatment and preventive programs conducted by Noor Dubai Foundation that includes provision of surgeries, eye glasses, and medication.