Summary of findings from the Rapid Assessment of Avoidable Blindness (RAAB) survey in Bhutan in 2018. The 2018 survey’s sampling frame covered the population aged 50 years and older, across all 20 districts of the kingdom.
Summary of findings from the Rapid Assessment of Avoidable Blindness (RAAB) survey in Timor-Leste.
Summary of findings from the Rapid Assessment of Avoidable Blindness (RAAB) survey in Maldives; the first ever population based blindness survey in the country (2016).
On 27–29 September 2010 a VISION 2020 workshop on research for global blindness prevention was held at Lions Aravind Institute of Community Ophthalmology (LAICO) in Madurai India. The meeting was sponsored by IAPB and supported by the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO). The meeting was organised by LAICO and funded by ORBIS, CBM and Sightsavers.…
A total of 22 workshops were held in 2011 covering the following WHO regions – 7 in Africa, 2 in South East Asia, 2 in Eastern Mediterranean, 6 in Western Pacific and 5 in Latin America. This report outlines their themes, details, successes and learning.