Ophthalmic Science Program

Ophthalmic Science Program in Nepal

Background of Ophthalmic Science Program  Government of Nepal has called for the provision of basic health care for all persons by establishing a network of services in remote villages and urban population centers. The Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) has been contributing towards the development of different level of health personnel. In […]

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Optical Dispenser Training in Nepal

As per the need of 21st-century people, Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) has developed the special curriculum for short-term course related to optical dispensing as a vocational training. In the context of Nepal optical dispensing is not taken as serious matter it was just like an optical shopkeeper, but due to the […]

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Eye Care Situation of Nepal

Eye Care Background In 1999, WHO estimated there were 45 million blind people and 135 million with low vision globally and that the number of blind people would double in 20 years if existing trends continued. Therefore, the global initiative of Vision 2020 ‘The Right to Sight’ was launched in February 1999 by WHO and […]