Jean Kisiani, 56, from Dobu Island in Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, was bilaterally blind from cataract.
A fiercely independent grandmother, she now has to rely on her daughter, Flora, for her daily care. Flora had given up her job as the village teacher to care for Jean.
"I wish I did not have to rely on my daughter so much. It pains me that our school has lost their teacher because of my blindness." Jean Kisiani
Together, they travelled a day and a night to reach a Fred Hollows Foundation surgical outreach clinic in Alotau...
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