Vision 2020: 'The Right to Sight' is a global initiative launched by WHO to combat the gigantic problem of blindness in the world.
Objective : To eliminate avoidable blindness by the year 2020 and to reduce the global burden of blindness.
Strategic approaches : Global Prospective
Disease prevention and control
Training of eye health personnel
Strengthening of existing eye care infrastructure
Use of appropriate and affordable technology
Mobilization of resources