Blindness and vision impairment



WHO works with a number of organizations that have been designated an official status, nongovernmental organizations in official relations and research institutes that are collaborating centres.

Nongovernmental organizations in official relations

WHO Collaborating Centres

Information on WHO Collaborating Centres working with WHO in the area of vision impairment can be found on the WHO Collaborating Centres Global database. Search under ‘subject’ for ‘prevention of blindness’.