AEC is a full member of IABP

WE ARE

ASIAN EYE CARE

Welcome to AEC, a Dutch medical organization with the objective of preventing and treating blindness in Asia.

50%

OF ALL THE BLIND

... live in Asia. In the often poverty-stricken Asian countries, blindness leads to a humanitarian catastrophe.

80%

CAN BE CURED

In a cheap manner through a relatively simple surgical operation. Your support is more than welcome: a complete eye operation costs only € 35.

Our Mission

Our Mission

In the often poverty-stricken Asian countries, blindness leads to a humanitarian catastrophe. Asia has 16 million blind persons, a number which will have doubled in 2020. AEC In Asia

Battling blindness

Battling blindness

We train doctors and nurses, provide extra eye care on location with eye surgeries and donate the means enabling the health centers to carry on by themselves. About our methods

What’s new

What’s new

AEC deploys Dutch medical teams. During three-week missions, they visit local hospitals in order to provide intensive ophthalmic training to their 'own' doctors and nurses. Blog

Donation Program

Donation Program

You make our medical work possible by a donation. With your support, someone somewhere in Asia will be able to see again, to pick up life again and earn his or her own income. Support AEC

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October, 2015

AEC team visits the Yangon Eye Hospital to give ophthalmic training

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