Restoring Sight to the Blind: Unite for Sight Addresses Deficiencies in Ghana Healthcare Policy through Locally Managed, Partner Eye Clinics

Killingsworth Thirty patients wait patiently under a makeshift awning, awaiting cataract surgery in the small town of Elubo, Ghana. Outside of the clinic, a line of community members wraps around the building, as each patient awaits their visual acuity test.1 These patients are a few of the 200,000 per year who will receive eye care and sight restoring surgeries thanks to the assistance of Unite … Continue reading Restoring Sight to the Blind: Unite for Sight Addresses Deficiencies in Ghana Healthcare Policy through Locally Managed, Partner Eye Clinics

Bay Area Human Rights Violations: Inadequate Policy to Combat Sex Trafficking in San Francisco

Paige Fisher California is home to three of the FBI’s thirteen highest child sex trafficking regions in the United States: San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego.1 Ironically, San Francisco, a city known for its progressive thought and promotion of equality, is a top destination for sex trafficking. As such, stricter legislation needs to be enacted in order to combat such crimes. The health effects … Continue reading Bay Area Human Rights Violations: Inadequate Policy to Combat Sex Trafficking in San Francisco