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President Statement: Eye Care in Health Systems

On May 24th, during the 75th World Health Assembly at the United Nations in Geneva, the World Council of Optometry (WCO) was invited to participate in a special event to launch the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Eye Care in Health Systems: Guide for Action. This guide was developed with the sup...

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