As with every year we have a pack of material outlining what World Sight Day is, the key messages and media guidelines. You can download them here:
World Sight Day (WSD) is an international day of awareness, held annually on the second Thursday of October to focus attention on the global issue of avoidable blindness and visual impairment. The theme of World Sight Day 2019 (WSD2019) is: Universal Eye Health.
The theme is in keeping with the WHO’s Action Plan 2014-2019 for which this is the last year.
Each year, however, we will focus on a ‘Call to Action’, and for 2019 it is:
Use hashtag #VisionFirst.
See WSD 2019 social messages to know more.