Philippines: Raising the Profile of Eye Health

April 24th, 2013 posted by IAPB in Blog, Philippines

The National Committee for Sight Preservation in the Philippines (NCSP) has raised the profile of eye health and achieved a number of advocacy wins for the blindness prevention program in the Philippines in recent months. Working with support from IAPB, the NCSP has built strong and effective relationships with the Department of Health and within…Continue reading: Philippines: Raising the Profile of Eye Health »

Global Action Plan: Implementation and Indicators

April 24th, 2013 posted by IAPB in Blog, WHO

In early May, representatives of Western Pacific Member States will meet for a WHO Consultation in Manila to develop a regional action plan for the prevention of blindness and visual impairment. The regional action plan will build on the draft global action plan and enable Western Pacific Countries to look more closely at implementation issues…Continue reading: Global Action Plan: Implementation and Indicators »