The 71st World Health Assembly: a new Strategy and a cross-roads for eye health

IAPB Advocacy Manager
Organisation: IAPB

The 71stWorld Health Assembly (#WHA71), the annual decision-making body of the WHO, took place in Geneva on 21st-26thMay. Johannes Trimmel, Peter Holland and I attended, participated in numerous events, and met key WHO officials and other players. The mood was positive and optimistic: WHO Director General Dr Tedros and the new team were successful in…