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UN Sustainable Development Goals

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being

Organizations relating to Blind, Visually Impaired

Pan-American Low Vision Society / Est. 1995
European Deafblind Union / Zagreb, Croatia / Est. 2003
Organisation pour la prévention de la cécité / Paris, France / Est. 1978
Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology / Baltimore MD, USA / Est. 1979
VISION 2020 - The Right to Sight / London, UK / Est. 1999
World Blind Union / Toronto ON, Canada / Est. 1984
Saudi Bahraini Institute for the Blind / Isa, Bahrain / Est. 1973
American Council of Blind Lions / Est. 1951
Light for the World / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1998
KeraLink International / Baltimore MD, USA / Est. 1962
International Braille Chess Association / Greenock, UK / Est. 1958
International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness / London, UK / Est. 1975
Brothers of Christian Instruction of St Gabriel / Rome, Italy / Est. 1705
Fundación ONCE para América Latina / Seville, Spain
Asian Foundation for the Prevention of Blindness / Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong / Est. 1981
Asian Blind Union / Beirut, Lebanon
Lighthouse International / New York NY, USA / Est. 1905
African Union of the Blind / Nairobi, Kenya / Est. 1987
Company of Mary for the Education of Deaf-Mutes / Verona, Italy / Est. 1830
Pan-American Committee for the Prevention of Blindness / Arlington TX, USA
Usher Study Group / Epsom, UK / Est. 1985
Fred Hollows Foundation / Alexandria, Australia / Est. 1992
International Blind Sports Federation / Zeist, Netherlands / Est. 1981
Torch Trust for the Blind / Market Harborough, UK
Helen Keller International / New York NY, USA / Est. 1915

View all profiles (64 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Blind, Visually Impaired

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Physical blindness
Onchocerciasis
Neurological rage
Nutritional blindness
Night blindness
Visual colour deficiencies

Action Strategies relating to Blind, Visually Impaired

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Caring for the blind
Controlling river blindness
Blinding
Educating visually handicapped
Being blind
Servicing deaf blind individuals
Fighting blindness
Educating deaf blind children
Abstaining from appreciation of cultural differences
Organizing blind chess players
Providing services for blind children

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