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Shooting Stars is a story about girls supporting each other to participate in sports. A group of girls overcome their feelings of shame for wanting to play volleyball. They are helped by a professional volleyball player who inspires the girls and the school community. The girls learn that through sport
Our new storybook, Unlocked!  is about a group of friends whose lives are affected by a global pandemic. When they are asked to go into ‘lockdown’ their greatest problem is the boredom, sadness and worry they feel for themselves, their families and their friends. Through a magical adventure, the children
This message and lesson plan is from our Children’s Participation in Eye Health and the Promotion of Good Vision resource book for teachers and educators. Read more about the book and download it now! Messages 18-20 Signs of Conjunctivitis When an eye looks pink or red, this might be conjunctivitis.
This message and lesson plan is from our Children’s Participation in Eye Health and the Promotion of Good Vision resource book for teachers and educators. Read more about the book and download it now! Message 17 If an eye is hurt in an accident, cover the eye with something clean
This message and lesson plan is from our Children’s Participation in Eye Health and the Promotion of Good Vision resource book for teachers and educators. Read more about the book and download it now! Messages 14-16 Healthy children can have vision problems. As they get older, most healthy adults need
This message and lesson plan is from our Children’s Participation in Eye Health and the Promotion of Good Vision resource book for teachers and educators. Read more about the book and download it now! Message 13 Spectacles are the simplest way to correct short- and long-sight and help people see
This message and lesson plan is from our Children’s Participation in Eye Health and the Promotion of Good Vision resource book for teachers and educators. Read more about the book and download it now! Message 12 Eye checks find out why a person cannot see clearly and show eye health
This message and lesson plan is from our Children’s Participation in Eye Health and the Promotion of Good Vision resource book for teachers and educators. Read more about the book and download it now! Message 11 Some children are born with small white dots in their eyes. This causes blindness
This message and lesson plan is from our Children’s Participation in Eye Health and the Promotion of Good Vision resource book for teachers and educators. Read more about the book and download it now! Message Ten Children who cannot see clearly may need an eye test. They may hold a
This article was published on 30th March on the website of the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B). Based in Dhaka, Bangladesh, the ICDDR,B are committed to solving public health problems facing low- and middle-income countries through innovative scientific research – including laboratory-based, clinical, epidemiological and health systems research.