Saturday 24th February 2018, Orchidia Pharmaceutical Company held a press conference for one of its successful campaign “Enek Fe Enena “to combat blindness. It was held in Al Masa hotel in the presence of the Minister of Social Solidarity, Minister of Education, and a number of public figures.
We aim to make Egypt completely free of the causes of blindness by the year 2020 through improving the level of community health and eliminating diseases causing visual impairment.
The initiative is implemented in three phases. The first phase in 2018 targets 10 governorates: Luxor, Qena, Sohag, Assiut, Fayoum, Giza, Minufiya, Gharbia, Sharkia, and El-Beheira.
The second phase during the year 2019 ten provinces, are: Aswan - Minya - Beni Suef - New Valley - South Sinai - Dakahlia - Qalioubia - Kafr El Sheikh - Marsa Matrouh - Red Sea.
The third phase in 2020 includes seven governorates: Cairo, Alexandria, Ismailia, Port Said, Damietta, Suez, and North Sinai.