International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness
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Short description of the organization and its work to control and eliminate NTDs
The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) leads a global alliance of 125 civil society organisations, corporates and professional bodies in promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships. We are an advocacy and membership organisation that has a global partnership with WHO - VISION 2020: The Right to Sight - and are engaged in a number of programmes and partnerships that promote the control of onchocerciasis and trachoma as well as non-communicable eye diseases.