World Diabetes Day World Diabetes Day (WDD) was created in 1991 by IDF and the World Health Organization in response to growing concerns about the escalating health threat posed by diabetes. World Diabetes Day became an official United Nations Day in 2006 with the passage of United Nation Resolution 61/225. It is marked every year […]
About Blindness cure initiation by WHO: Start of International Agency for the prevention of Blindness.
Many years ago, London Society for the Prevention of Blindness was established and it began focusing attention on the causes and prevention of blindness at an International Congress of Hygiene in Geneva. On 1908, The National Society to Prevent Blindness (NSPB) is founded in the United States. On 1929, International association for prevention of blindness was formed. The […]
World Ophthalmology Congress 2018 Connecting Globally to Advance Eye Health 36th World Ophthalmology Congress (WOC) of the International Council of Ophthalmology, with representation from more than 140 countries. The WOC is held every two years in a different region of the world and provides an international audience of ophthalmologists with: A scientific program of over 350 […]