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UK Charity Awards 2016 awards top prize to VFAN News

Vision for a Nation has been awarded Top Prize in the “International Aid and Development” category by the United Kingdom’s Charity Awards Programme – the UK charity sector’s most prestigious and longest-running awards programme. | Published: 17th June 2016
IAPB Regional Chair Nominees finalised News | Published: 12th May 2016
Nominations announced for IAPB Regional Chairs News | Published: 19th April 2016
Request for Proposals to Host 11th General Assembly in 2020 News | Published: 1st April 2016
Access to online services: 20 European NGOs tell EU ministers ‘no one should be left behind’ News

The European Blind Union (EBU) and several other European NGOs published an open letter [1] warning the 28 EU Ministers in charge of Digital Affairs that their current plans for the web accessibility directive could deny millions of disabled and older citizens equal access to the digital world, exclude them from full participation in society and create unacceptable digital barriers to employment. | Published: 11th March 2016
Nominations open for IAPB Regional Chairs News | Published: 9th March 2016
VISION 2020 Norway has a new board News | Published: 9th February 2016
Vision for a Nation awards a grant to accelerate the development of smart phone-based eye care tools News

UK charity Vision for a Nation, which runs a ground-breaking national eye care programme in Rwanda, today announces that it has provided Peek Vision, the London based start-up, with accelerator funding of £50,000. Peek (Portable Eye Examination Kit) enables health workers to examine and diagnose eye diseases using a smartphone, which could potentially revolutionise the way eye care is delivered worldwide. | Published: 29th January 2016
Sightsavers seeks Project Coordinator for ICTC News

Sightsavers is seeking someone to start immediately in an exciting positon based in central London as a Project Coordinator working closely with the ICTC. | Published: 19th January 2016
Light for the World seeks new International Director News | Published: 10th July 2015
IAPB Regional Workshop: Europe News | Published: 18th June 2015
Dr Adrian Hopkins Awarded MBE News | Published: 15th June 2015