News and notices. Comm Eye Health Vol. 16 No. 47 2003. October 01, 2003

Seventh General Assembly of IAPB – NEW DATES

15-20 February 2004 – Manama, Bahrain

The Seventh General Assembly of the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB), earlier scheduled to be held in September 2003 in Manama, Bahrain, has been postponed due to the recent global events and apprehensions expressed by several people about travel to Bahrain. After discussions with all concerned and further review of the situation, the Assembly will now be held from 15 to 20 February 2004 at the same venue in Manama, Bahrain. Further details will be sent out soon. Please note the new dates and also circulate the information among your partners and other associates, and encourage participation.

For further information please contact the IAPB Secretariat at:
International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness
IAPB Secretariat
LV Prasad Eye Institute
LV Prasad Marg, Banjara Hills
Hyderabad 500 034, INDIA

Tel: +91-40-2354 5389/2354 8267 Fax: +91-40-2354 8271
Email: IAPB@LVPEI.ORG or AGENCY@LVPEI.ORG

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