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August 2021 Integrated People-Centred Eye Care Round Up

Published: 08.09.2021
IAPB Knowledge Management team
Community eyes camp for all local people in Hung Yen province, Vietnam.

New knowledge pieces on Integrated People-Centred Eye Care (IPEC) published in July and August 2021.


Integrated People-Centered Eye Care: The Game Changer. South-East Asia Eye Health, 79–90.

The Rising Burden of Diabetes-Related Blindness: A Case for Integration of Primary Eye Care into Primary Health Care in Eswatini. Healthcare 2021, Vol. 9, Page 835, 9(7), 835.

Keeping an eye on eye care: monitoring progress towards effective coverage. The Lancet Global Health.

Updates from WHO and UN

Accelerating progress on prevention and control of NCDs including oral health and integrated eye care in the WHO South-East Asia Region. WHO South-East Asia. (2021). Link to article

Vision for Everyone: accelerating action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. United Nations General Assembly. (2021).


Photo credit: Thong Nguyen, Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists.