Presentation on theme: "Universal eye health: A global action plan 2014-2019 A global action plan 2014-2019 Strategies for Implementation Ivo Kocur Prevention of Blindness and."— Presentation transcript:
Universal eye health: A global action plan A global action plan Strategies for Implementation Ivo Kocur Prevention of Blindness and Deafness World Health Organization
Lessons learnt: Understanding the opportunity Ownership by countries and the key stakeholders Country support on what should be done and how Health system approach - Appropriate use of available resources
Understanding the opportunity Ministry of Health International Partners Eye Care Professionals Donors Other Stakeholders
Ownership by countries and the key stakeholders Encourage enthusiasm Promote team work domestically and internationally Demonstrate success and share experiences
Provide advice and support to countries on what should be done and how to do it Standard approach to the assessment of eye care service Advice on cost effective interventions Collect selected set of indicators
Health system approach - Appropriate use of available resources To operationalize the global eye health action plan in all areas of the national health system
Awareness creation and sharing of experiences Keep the global eye health community informed and connected and make those working on the eye health agenda proud of being part of this process.