Eye health workers help with COVID response

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.
Organisation: IAPB
The Fred Hollows Foundation has always focused on training local health staff. In the past two years alone we’ve trained more than 100,000 doctors, nurses and community health workers. While they usually focus on eye health, in a global pandemic like Covid-19 many are being redeployed to help with the growing health crisis. On normal…