IAPB members celebrate World Sight Day 2018: a social media round-up

Communications Coordinator
Organisation: IAPB

This year’s World Sight Day is just past (11th October 2018 to be exact). World Sight Day was celebrated across the IAPB membership with press conferences, walks, outreach activities, events with MoH, and more, and we loved seeing all of your celebrations and tags on social media. We have already received emails from many of…

Africa Day: Training Specialists to Treat Cataract Blindness

Medical Officer for Africa
Organisation: HelpMeSee

For Africa Day, Dr. Jean-marie André HelpMeSee’s Medical Officer for Africa writes about solutions to overcome shortage of trained cataract specialists and the work they are doing to change that. Africa Day celebrates the independence and progress of nations across the African continent, with this year’s theme devoted to “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend Through Investments…