WBU CEO Position: Apply Now

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an alliance of civil society organisations, private sector, and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships.
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The World Blind Union is inviting applications for a new WBU CEO. Current WBU CEO Dr. Penny Hartin, announced that she plans to retire from her position prior to the next General Assembly. In order to ensure that a new CEO has sufficient time to learn about the World Blind Union, its operations and work, prior to the next Assembly, they are currently recruiting a new CEO.

WBU Officers have selected a recruitment committee which is chaired by WBU President, Dr. Fredric K. Schroeder. They are of course particularly interested to receive applications from blind and partially sighted persons.

Application deadline is 1 August 2017.

Applications should be directed to;

Dr. Fredric K Schroeder
President, World Blind Union
For more details about the job requirement and responsibilities please see the document below: