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National Diabetic Retinopathy Screening and Treatment Guidelines for Nigeria

Oteri Okolo / Covadonga Bascaran

  • Diabetic Retinopathy,
  • Eye Health Policy,
  • National Clinical Guidelines,
  • National Eye Health Programme,
  • Nigeria
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School-based Eye Health in Zambia

Yong Ai Chee / Anne Buglass / Godfrey Mwelwa / Ronnie Graham / Hannah Faal / Ving Fai Chan

  • Child Eye Health,
  • Zambia
Blue background. Centred text in white says: Climate Change the next big risk to eye health. Below it Princess Ifeoma Ike, Optometrist/CEO, Princess Vision Eye Clinic Limited Abuja Nigeria in white, on the extreme right is a photo of Princess.


Climate Change: The next big risk to eye health

Princess Ifeoma Ike

  • Climate Change,
  • eye health,
  • Eye Health Hero
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A doctor carrying out a TAC test in a boy child wearing a red tshirt and face mask


Special Needs Vision Clinic – Leave No One Behind

Jaikumar Deenadayalan / Rebecca Sumalini Chakram / Sabitra Kundu / Jahnavi Kanchustambam / Krishnapriya Kodavati / Beula Christy / SG Prem Kumar / Shrikant Ayyangar

Authors from Mission for Vision and LV Prasad Eye Institute join forces to highlight an important topic of enabling eye health for children with special needs.

  • Children with special needs,
  • LV Prasad Eye Institute,
  • Mission For Vision,
  • Special Needs Vision Clinic,
  • Universal Eye Health,
  • Vision Rehabilitation
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Blue background with text on top, Covid-19, Measles and Vision, at bottom Elizabeth Kurian, CEO Mission for Vision with her photo on the right


Covid-19, Measles and Vision

Elizabeth Kurian

  • blindness,
  • COVID,
  • Measles,
  • Universal Health Coverage,
  • WHO
2030 IN SIGHT LIVE Singapore - Register Now


2030 IN SIGHT LIVE – Join us in Singapore to take action, be inspired and connect with others

Peter Holland

  • 2030 IN SIGHT LIVE,
  • 2030 In Sight Strategy,
  • Singapore Eye Research Institute
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Joining forces in our fight against preventable blindness


Joining Forces in our fight against preventable blindness

Fatemah Al Shamlan

  • Dhahran Eye Specialist Hospital,
  • Ophthalmology,
  • WAEH,
  • WHO
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A Soul Searching Mission for Reducing Poverty and Gender Discrimination

Anirban Banerjee

  • Akhand Jyoti Eye Hospital,
  • gender equality,
  • Gender Equity,
  • India
Advocacy to Action 2022 – Association of Southeast Asian Nations – Universal Health Coverage: Advocacy approaches for eye health
Advocacy to Action: Reflections on Universal Health Coverage: advocacy approaches for eye health 


Advocacy to Action: Reflections on Universal Health Coverage: advocacy approaches for eye health 

Jissa James / Shreyashi Paik

  • 2030 In Sight,
  • Advocacy to Action,
  • Universal Health Coverage