WHO WE ARE

The World Blind Union (WBU) is the global organization representing the estimated 285 million people worldwide who are blind or partially sighted.  Members are organizations of and for the blind in 180 countries, as well as international organizations working in the field of vision impairment. ​

Learn more about the WBU on our About WBU page​.​

  • THE EMPLOYMENT WEBSITE is available Visit ProjectAspiro.com

    Project A​spiro is WBU's comprehensive career planning and employment resource for individuals who are blind or partially sighted.
     
    If you are a successfully employed blind person, we want to hear from you.
  •    Ratify the Marrakesh Treaty now!
      
          We are campaigning worldwide for the ratification and implementation of the WIPO Marrakesh Treaty. 22 countries have ratified the treaty, passing the amount required for it to enter into force, which will happen on September 30th, 2016. To learn more about the Marrakesh Treaty and our Right to Read campaign, click here​​.
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