International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) - www.iapb.org
The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an alliance of civil society organisations, corporates and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships. IAPB’s mission is to eliminate the main causes of avoidable blindness and visual impairment by bringing together governments and non-governmental agencies to facilitate the planning, development and implementation of sustainable national eye care programmes
Vision 2020 : Right to Sight - www.iapb.org/vision-2020
THE RIGHT TO SIGHT INDIA VISION 2020 is the global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness, a joint programme of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) with an international membership of NGOs, professional associations, eye care institutions and corporations.
The many successes of VISION 2020 have been achieved through a unique, cross-sector collaboration, which enables public, private and non-profit interests to work together, helping people to see, all over the world.VISION 2020 is built on a foundation of community participation. Overarching issues such as equity, quality of services, visual outcomes and access are addressed as part of national programmes.