Eye health hero Dr. Rishi Raj Borah

Dr. Rishi Raj Borah recognised as an Eye Health Hero by IAPB

September 2017

After a decade of work growing Orbis’s partnership network in India, Dr. Rishi Raj Borah has been named an Eye Health Hero by the International Association for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB).

Through this journey, Rishi has been an able guide to partners, developing comprehensive children eye care services with a flair of charming people with his affable personality. His resourcefulness and ability to find creative solutions has helped partners overcome challenges, and at times exceed their own expectations.

Through this journey, Rishi has been an able guide to partners, developing comprehensive children eye care services with a flair of charming people with his affable personality. His resourcefulness and ability to find creative solutions has helped partners surmount challenges, and at times exceed their own expectations.

Rishi is the glue that binds the Orbis India Partner Network together. He is also the guiding light to the programme team giving both direction and vision for the future. He is a great asset for us all and remains one of the most accessible members of the programme team for both partners and team members alike.

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