Vision for a Nation has been awarded Top Prize in the “International Aid and Development” category by the United Kingdom’s Charity Awards Programme – The UK charity sector’s most prestigious and longest-running awards programme.

The award was based upon the measurable success of its ground-breaking nationwide primary eye care programme in support of the Government of Rwanda that now provides local and affordable eye care to 100% of the nation’s 10.5 million people. Vision for a Nation proved “demonstrated and achievement” in all ten “Hallmarks of Excellence” – including leadership, innovation, effectiveness and sustainability. 

Read more on the Vision for a Nation website

Check out a list of all the 2016 winners by category