Social Engagement

Millions of people worldwide, especially in rural areas, have no access to any form of eye care. In collaboration with various partners, ZEISS organizes and funds initiatives that provide vision tests and eye care to underprivileged children and adults in need, bringing eye care services to where they are not available.

Press Texts

ZEISS India supports “Vision for a Cause”

Together with Round Table India and Optometry Council of India the Aloka Vision Programme of ZEISS brings vision care to underprivileged school children in Tamil Nadu

Press Release about Social Program

7 Mar 2018

Social Engagement to Ensure Good Vision and Eye Health

Examples of current projects

Press Release

1 Apr 2021

Press Photos

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Today, more than two billion people have limited or no access to eye care. Poor vision often means children have to leave school, thus jeopardizing their quality of life, educational and career opportunities.
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Today, more than two billion people have limited or no access to eye care. Poor vision often means children have to leave school, thus jeopardizing their quality of life, educational and career opportunities.
Eyeglass lenses – here, ZEISS Adaptive Sun – can also be green as concerns manufacturing techniques.
Of course the water is treated and cleaned after being used in production. At the same time, ZEISS Vision Care continues to work on further reducing its water consumption needs.
The Aloka Vision Programme focuses on local, sustainable care: ZEISS optometrists support the local organizations and small business owners, including many women, to establish basic care. The profits from the sale of glasses benefit the local partners.

Get in Touch with Us

Joachim Kuss
Head of Communications: General topics and Sustainability
Mail: joachim .kuss @zeiss .com

Phone: +49 (0) 151 42112288

Maria Conrad
International PR: Instruments, Tools and Digitalization
Mail: maria .conrad @zeiss .com

Phone: +49 (0) 7361 591-1378

Chantal Kaucher
International PR: Eyeglass Lenses, Coatings and Materials
Mail: chantal .kaucher @zeiss .com

Phone: +49 (0) 7361 591-1950