Global Blindness Course to be available in French

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an alliance of civil society organisations, corporates and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships.
Organisation: IAPB

Global Blindness Course to be available in FrenchThe free online course Global Blindness: Planning and Managing Eye Care Services at LSHTM will be available in French from March 12. The course content is also available in Spanish and Portuguese.

This course is intended for all health care providers, health managers, NGO staff with an interest and some experience of, eye care health services.

What topics will you cover?

  • Epidemiological data on the causes and prevalence of blindness and visual impairment
  • VISION 2020: The Right to Sight
  • The Global Action Plan 2014-2019
  • Key public health strategies for cataract and refractive error
  • Health systems strengthening
  • The essentials of the planning process for eye care programmes
  • The principles of monitoring and evaluation

To enroll for the course in French click here

For more information on the course click here

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