This 5 day Certificate course in community eye health management is designed to provide training in the application of management principles of Vision 2020 programmes. It is suitable for Vision 2020 coordinators and managers of district, regional and national programmes.
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) developed “Smart Glasses” for people with low Vision, is now part of 10 ideas that will receive funding support of £200,000 from the Google Impact Challenge.
If the project is voted by the public as one of the top two, £300,000 additional funding will enable International participation in the testing to get wider feedback before finalising designs and market plans.
The Champalimaud Foundation is inviting nominations and applications for the €1 million 2015 António Champalimaud Vision Award.
Now in its seventh year, the World Sight Day Challenge has set a goal of $1 million for its 2014 campaign.