European Coalition for Vision: Putting Vision First on World Sight Day.

10 October 2019
Source: European Coalition for Vision

The European Coalition for Vision urges everyone in Europe to celebrate World Sight Day and put their Vision First! Regular eye examinations by a registered eye health professional (ophthalmologist, optometrist or optician) are vital for maintaining good sight and for revealing serious health issues. There are over 30 million blind and partially sighted people Europe and 1 in 30 Europeans

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IAPB: Don’t miss your chance to enter the #VisionFirst! Photo Competition! Entries close in only TWO days!

8 October 2019

The World Sight Day Photo competition is live. Help mark #WSD19 and draw attention to avoidable blindness and vision impairment.   We know now that 1.2 billion people don’t have access to glasses. Over 3 out of 4–more than 75%–of the world’s vision-impaired are avoidably so. The photo competition is a great tool to draw a spotlight on eye care

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World Sight Day (WSD): Photo Competition: 5 Years of Photos and Loads of Inspiration

3 October 2019

IAPB, with support from Bayer, is celebrating the fifth year of its online photo competition. This year’s theme is “Vision First!” and the competition ends on World Sight Day (10 October 2019). Prizes include a popular pick at IAPB’s Council of Members, a DSLR camera and a cash prize. Find out more at http://photocomp.iapb.org (Do use the hashtag #VisionFirst!)  Starting

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