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Enriching the Lives of Citizens Across the Commonwealth

The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust is a charitable foundation with a mission to leave a lasting legacy, owned by the whole Commonwealth, in honour of Her Majesty The Queen. arrow down

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We are working with partners throughout the Commonwealth to eliminate avoidable blindness and empower a new generation of young leaders.

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Water Day Uganda
22, March 2018

World Water Day: The story of Wilson Katonda

Trachoma is the world’s leading infectious cause of blindness. It largely affects the rural poor, who have limited access to clean water, basic sanitation and healthcare.  

Opening Eyes

Diabetes is set to become a global epidemic. It is the fastest rising cause of blindness worldwide. Most people don’t know they have the disease; that they are at risk of going blind as a result. This is the story of Musfeka – a young woman who against the odds is opening eyes across Bangladesh to save the sight of thousands. 

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Five multi-award winning photojournalists visited seven countries across the Commonwealth to document the impact completely avoidable forms of blindness are having on people and communities.

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