Highlighting country progress made in implementing recommendations from the WHO World Report on Vision.
The Love Your Eyes campaign encourages individuals to take care of their own eye health.
Full-year initiative seeks to increase awareness & knowledge with global policy makers.
The event was hosted by the UN Friends of Group in the margins of the 66th Commission for the Status of Women (CSW) which this year...
The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is hosting 2030 IN SIGHT LIVE, online and in Dubai, 2nd and 3rd March 2022.
The 3-year relationship will support effective policy dialogue, planning and implementation of eye health services in the region.
These heroes become part of a year-long training and mentorship program, learning from some of the eye health sectors most prominent leaders.
Winners were selected from over 1,000 images submitted from around the world.
Prevent Blindness offers free resources to public to help save sight from diabetes-related eye disease.
Expansion extends reach into public health sector.
The #LoveYourEyes campaign for World Sight Day has been encouraging people to book a sight test.
Follow along to see vision screenings at more than 10 of the most recognizable landmarks in the world.
Sight loss is calculated to cost the global economy $411bn in productivity each year.
The theme was launched on July 6 to mark 100 days until World Sight Day on Oct. 14.
The targets address the leading causes of blindness and vision impairment: cataract and refractive error.
'The CAWG will continue its efforts to bring awareness to the eye health sector and support stakeholders to take steps to become more environmentally sustainable.'
President of the UN General Assembly addresses important event giving new evidence to the link between eye health and achieving the SDGs.
They launch free digital children’s book and host online bedtime stories event.
They will collaborate to bring greater awareness to the growing prevalence and severity of myopia in children.
IAPD is offering a variety of resources. The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness describes World Sight Day (Oct. 12, 2017) as “a day to...
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