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ICO Strategic Plan 2017–2020

The ICO has defined a strategic plan covering 2017-2020. You can download a summary of the ICO Strategic Plan (PDF -… More »

ICO Guidelines for Glaucoma Eye Care

The Task Force on Glaucoma has issued ICO Guidelines for Glaucoma Eye Care, international guidelines for the evaluation and… More »

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Preferred Practice Pattern® Guidelines Glaucoma

The American Academy of Ophthalmology's Preferred Practice Pattern® Guidelines for Glaucoma. More »

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Topic Subspecialty Rating Date ICO Member Resource Name & Description Author

Advocacy/Vision 2020

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Journal/Publication

Ophthalmologic Societies

3 Stars (1) June 1, 2012 ICO Member The number of ophthalmologists in practice and in training worldwide: a growing gap despite more than 200,000 practitioners
More than 200 ophthalmic societies and individuals took part in the 2010 International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) survey to assess the number of ophthalmologists in practice and training. The results were published in the June 2012 issue of the British Journal of Ophthalmology (BJO).
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ICO

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Eye Trauma and Emergencies

3 Stars (3) May 12, 2016 ICO Endorses Global Ban on Consumer Fireworks
The ICO endorses a global ban on consumer fireworks and encourages ICO member societies to advocate for legislation to ban consumer fireworks in their countries. The Position Paper was also endorsed by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) and the International Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Council (IPOSC).
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ICO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Other (e.g., Education, Research)

Pediatric, Strabismus, Genetics

1 Star (1) November 22, 2011 Childhood Blindness: Public Health Presentation
This presentation defines childhood blindness and addresses the epidemiology of childhood blindness. It provides an overview of the prevalence of childhood blindness by income and geographic region on a worldwide basis. By addressing the specific causes of childhood blindness, the presentation suggests possible prevention and treatment strategies.
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Dr. Van C. Lansingh, IAPB/VISION 2020 Latin America

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 STOP the Global Epidemic of Chronic Disease
An Introduction to WHO's Advocacy Toolkit
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WHO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 VISION 2020 Action Plan, 2006-2011

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VISION 2020

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 ARVO International Advocacy Handbook

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ARVO

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not yet rated May 14, 2010 Blindness, Poverty and Development
The Impact of VISION 2020 on the U.N. Millennium Development Goals
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VISION 2020

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 Investing in Sight, Strategic Interventions to Prevent Vision Loss in Australia
Eye Research Australia
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Eye Research Australia

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 Australia's National Eye Health Framework

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Australian Government

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 V2020 Australia Resource list

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VISION 2020

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 ICO Bahrain Declaration on Trachoma and Trichiasis Surgery
With this declaration, the ICO aims to reaffirm the importance of trichiasis surgery to treat trachoma and to encourage ophthalmologists around the world to ensure the quality of trichiasis surgery through appropriate training and supervision.
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ICO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated June 14, 2010 The Global Economic Cost of Visual Impairment
An estimate of the economic impact of visual impairment (VI) in the global all-ages population, including the direct and indirect costs of VI, and the burden of VI on health. In this study, VI includes all people with a visual acuity (VA) less than 6/12.
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Access Economics

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Leadership Development/WORLD

not yet rated January 1, 2001 Vision for the Future - International Ophthalmology's Strategic Plan to Preserve and Restore Vision

Designed to encourage, enhance and coordinate activities of approximately 150,000 ophthalmologists and the many additional thousands of physicians, health specialists and societal leaders in a sustained program to decrease the toll of blindness and visual impairment throughout the world.


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ICO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated July 19, 2011 Cost Utility of Eye Care-ICO Advocacy Program
This presentation outlines the costs of vision loss and why government should support eye-care programs. It provides messaging guidance and statistics for vision-health advocates and lobbyists.
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Hugh Taylor

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Journal/Publication

Ophthalmologic Societies

not yet rated May 16, 2011 African Ophthalmology Forum Newsletter and Discussion Group
The Africa Vision, African Ophthalmology Forum (AOF) e-newsletter publishes discussion highlights from the group's online forum. The Forum and newsletter allow members to share the best practices and methods that will help Africa meet VISION 2020 objectives. African and non-African ophthalmologists are invited to join.
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Various

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated June 8, 2011 Volunteers Overcoming Poverty (VSO) Advocacy Toolkit
A PDF Toolkit published by Volunteers Overcoming Poverty (VSO).  Part 1 looks at what advocacy is and how participatory advocacy can be most effectively carried out. Part 2 describes some of the ways that VSO uses advocacy.  Interested parties may contact VSO for the accompanying CD-ROM.  You can adapt and use all the materials for your own organization.
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Multiple

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated June 9, 2011 Advocacy and Campaigning, How To guide
This resource presents an overview of advocacy or campaign strategies. The author, Ian Chandler, uses the words "advocacy" and "campaign" interchangeably. A list of recommended reading and other resources for advocates is also included in the PDF.
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Ian Chandler

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Journal/Publication

not yet rated July 19, 2011 Clear Focus The Economic Impact of Vision Loss in Australia in 2009

This 2009 report overview outlines the economic impact and cost of vision loss in Australia. The full report is available on the VISION 2020 Australia website. It was commissioned by VISION 2020 Australia and prepared by Access Economics Pty.


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VISION 2020

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Journal/Publication

not yet rated July 19, 2011 Overview of the report "The Economic Impact and Cost of Vision Loss in Australia"
This booklet provides a summary of the full report, which which was released in August, 2004. It is an analysis of visual impairment in Australia and the economic impact and cost to governments, industry and the community at large.
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Multiple

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Journal/Publication

not yet rated July 19, 2011 Tunnel Vision-The Economic Impact of Primary Open Angle Glaucoma
Analyzes the economic impact of primary open angle glaucoma (POAG). In support of this, the report provides a dynamic model of POAG in Australia that encompassed prevalence, incidence, risk factors, health and indirect financial costs, treatment options and measures of well being.
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Access Economics

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