19
Jan

Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2017

Al Mutathawer Insulation Material Industries was privileged to be part of the Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon 2017.

Seeing is Believing was Standard Chartered’s global initiative to tackle avoidable blindness and visual impairment. It was launched for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) and leading eye health organisations.There are an estimated 39 million blind people in the world and a further 246 million who suffer from moderate or severe visual impairment. 80% of blindness and visual impairment is preventable or treatable.

The Marathon takes place to tackle the most pressing healthcare challenges such as diabetes, cancer and genetic disorders amongst others. The programmes help to ensure that no member of our society will be left behind in the race for a better quality of life.