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Eritrea Meets V2020 Goal for Refractive Errors Human Resources

Eritrea becomes the first country not only to meet, but exceed the VISION 2020 human resources target for refractionist 1: 50,000 population.
A Landmark Achievement. VISION 2020 is a global initiative that aims to eliminate avoidable blindness by the year 2020. 

BY BRIEN HOLDEN VISION INSTITUTE

After 9 years of running optometry training program, Asmara College of Health Sciences (now Asmara University Orotta College of Medicine and Health Sciences) in Eritrea produced the country’s first optometrists. Continue reading Eritrea Meets V2020 Goal for Refractive Errors Human Resources