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More about the WHO Eye Care Competency Framework


Mitasha Yu

Mitasha Yu explains more about the WHO Eye Care Competency Framework (ECCF), a tool that will assist with maintaining an effective eye care workforce.

Gender Equity Webinar: Diverse voices drive better eye health


This webinar covers applying an intersectionality lens – the way factors such as race, class, gender, and other identities combine to affect lived experiences differently – to ensure we illuminate, track and monitor inequities in eye health.

Policy dialogues and IPEC resources


Junu Shrestha

Eye Health & Climate Action: Responsible Consumption & Production


This virtual event calls upon the sector to mitigate its carbon footprint, reduce its environmental impact and support climate resilience.

Advocacy to Action: Integrating vision into the SDGs


This webinar brought together leaders from within and beyond the eye health sector to discuss the positioning of eye health as an integral part of the development agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals.

Universal Health Coverage and Eye Health: New Targets for a New Decade


This webinar reviews eye health as part of Universal Health Coverage and the implementation of two new ambitious global targets for 2030.

IAPB Vision Atlas: Inequality – Gender


Anthea Burnett

International Women’s Day 2021


Sumrana Yasmin

Sumrana Yasmin explains why gender equity is important in eye care.

Geraldine Byrne Nason on Women and Girls


Geraldine Byrne Nason

Geraldine Byrne Nason, Ireland's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, on why it's important we place women and girls at the centre of eye health.

Global Eye Health – One Billion Untreated


1.1 billion people were living with untreated vision impairment in 2020, and this is expected to grow to 1.8 billion by 2050. Yet over 90% of vision loss could be prevented or treated with existing, highly cost-effective interventions.

IAPB Webinar: WHO’s work building on the recommendations of the World Report on Vision


Alarcos Cieza / Stuart Keel

Financing Eye Health – Africa Region


Opportunities and challenges to financing eye health, with insights and learnings from key members in the Africa region.