Scaling up the provision of eyeglasses in low- and middle-income countries
We are pleased to announce a Call for Proposals for a grant funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in support of ATscale, the Global Partnership for Assistive Technology, and managed by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS). The objective of this grant is to catalyse the effective scale-up of screening, refractive services, and eyeglasses provision and integration of these approaches into national, government-led programmes in a low- or middle-income country. The call is open to not-for-profit organisations, including NGOs and academic / research organisations. This two-year grant is for up to USD 2.2 million.
The Call for Proposals and instructions on applying can be found here: https://www.ungm.org/Public/Notice/120910
Applications are requested by 19 February 2021 before 17:00 Central European Time (CET).