Did you know that people in low and middle-income countries can subscribe to the Community Eye Health Journal free of charge?
If you are based in the UK and would like to raise money for Vision Aid Overseas? - one of our affiliate members - then get your running shoes on!
It's Falls Awareness Week in the UK, and this is a great time to remind ourselves of the link between falls and failing vision.
We are pleased to announce the new membership of our standing committees.
Saudi Arabia, on behalf of the Eastern Mediterranean Region, urged member states to adopt the new World Health Organization action plan on avoidable blindness.
Seeing is Believing is providing US$3m to support innovation in eye health.
The World Health Organization's action plan for the prevention of blindness and visual impairment 20142019 was approved by the World Health Assembly on 22 May.
The Global Optometry Resource platform is now operational in three new languages: French, Spanish and Portuguese.
26 - 30 June 2013
San Diego, USA
10 - 13 July 2013
22 - 26 July 2013
30 August - 1 September 2013
Cape Town, South Africa
1 - 4 October 2013
2 - 4 October 2013
11 - 13 October 2013
Hyatt Hotel, Trinidad