Think of yourself in a blindfold from morning till evening. Imagine not being able to see the sun rise, for just a day; morning comes and goes, yet bringing no daylight. Imagine you cannot freely move because you are unsure where to direct your next step over the fear of knocking on objects and hurting yourself. Envision having to live this kind of life depending on someone to take you almost everywhere and to do very nearly everything for you! For persons who are blind, this means a world of darkness for the rest of their lives Millions of blind and partially sighted persons on the continent experience this on a daily basis throughout their lives.... Read More
African Union of the Blind (AFUB) is a continental non-governmental organisation (NGO) of national organisations/ associations of and for blind and partially sighted people in Africa. We were established in October 1987, in Tunis, Tunisia, under the auspices of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) now African Union (AU).
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