All the proceeds from the auction will be used to carry out prevention of blindness programmes.
What does POB stand for?
POB stands for Prevention of Blindness
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We have 52 other meanings of POB in our Acronym Attic
- Point of Blame
- Point of Breaking (applied solid mechanics)
- Point of Business (service management system)
- Pop Off Boys (band)
- Port of Baltimore (Baltimore, MD)
- Portable Oxygen Bottle (aerospace)
- Portion of Business
- Post Office Box
- PRADCO Outdoor Brands (Elton B. Stephens Company)
- Premium Online Business (New York, NY)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The memorandum of understanding (MoU), for the second consecutive year, strengthens the collaboration between Dubai Police and the Dubai-based charity, which is active in the prevention of blindness.
LN MALLICK A THREE-MEMBER delegation from Prevention of Blindness (PoB) Trust, a project of Pakistan Islamic Medical Association, recently arrived in Doha to brief the Pakistani community about the ongoing projects of the forum and to seek their support in eradicating blindness.
ROME, December 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AMD Alliance International (AMDAI), World Blind Union (WBU) and International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) Italy launch a campaign to disarm "a European time bomb" of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) sight loss by providing tools for healthcare practitioners and local organisations aimed at helping them to raise awareness among the general public and plan appropriate interventions.
There are approximately 800 million people worldwide who are blind, severely visually impaired or have near vision sight loss, according to estimates by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness.
WINNER Optometry Giving Sight Optometry Giving Sight is the only global fundraising initiative which specifically targets the prevention of blindness and impaired vision in the developing world due to uncorrected refractive error--simply the need for an eye examination and a pair of glasses.
The government devised first National Programme for Prevention of Blindness in 1986 which conducted the first national survey 1989 and found prevalence of blindness 1.
Riyadh, Dhu-AlQa'dah 16, 1432, Oct 14, 2011, SPA -- Led by its Chairman Prince Abdulaziz bin Ahmed bin Abdulaziz, the National Prevention of Blindness Committee celebrated here today the World Sight Day, which falls annually, on the second Thursday of Oct.