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SATiBA 2022 Report

African leaders unite to address the Continent’s corneal tissue need: GAEBA Supports November 13, Stellenbosch, SA: Key stakeholders from Sub-Sahara Africa, gathered at the South African Tissue Bank Association (SATiBA)[…]


SAVE THE DATE: The 12th National Conference on Cornea and Eye Banking (EBAI) will take place from 3-4 December 2022. Click here to register!  

Commonwealth Tribute to Life Project

GAEBA Partners with Birmingham Commonwealth Games Legacy Project to Support Eye Donation and Transplantation. GAEBA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Commonwealth Tribute to Life (CTtL) Project, the[…]

GAEBA National Award Winner 2022

L V Prasad Eye Institute wins GAEBA’s Inaugural National Award Announced at the World Eye Bank Symposium today, July 21, L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) with their eye banks,[…]

GAEBA International Award Winner 2022

Eversight awarded GAEBA’s inaugural International Award Announced at the World Eye Bank Symposium today, July 21, Eversight, a US-based global eye bank NGO, was named as GAEBA’s inaugural International Awardee[…]


We welcome two new members, being: Lions Clubs International Eye Bank Working Group, and Eversight, to GAEBA, under our Associations new membership system. GAEBA Chair, Dr Heather Machin says ‘this[…]

Mary Jane O’Neill Fellowship

The Mary Jane O’Neill Fellowship in International Eye Banking was established in 2001 to provide medical or technical personnel from eye banks outside of the USA and Canada with the[…]

GAEBA’s new membership

Help tackle corneal donation and corneal blindness by becoming a GAEBA member today. There are 12.7 million people awaiting a corneal transplant, mostly located in low-middle income nations or without[…]

Webinar | Restoring Sight Worldwide: A Global Update on Eye Banking

We are all in the fight for sight restoration together! Eye banks around the world work tirelessly to facilitate cornea donation for sight restoring transplants. Join the members of the Global Alliance of Eye Bank Associations (GAEBA) for a free webinar to learn about the current status of eye banking and cornea transplantation around the world.

The Barcelona Principles

The Barcelona Principles – An agreement on the use of human donated tissue for ocular transplantation, research and future technologies, are now available in Arabic, Chinese (simplified), French, Portuguese-Brazilian and[…]