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Africa’s premiere conference for blindness activists and leaders is coming to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The 2019 Africa Forum on Visual Impairment promises to be the largest-ever gathering of the continent’s blindness community. Africa Forum offers unparalleled opportunities to learn, network and weigh in on the future of disability advocacy in Africa.

Scheduled for 7-11 October 2019 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the conference is open to any individual or agency with an interest in blindness in Africa. With an engaging five-day program and participants from diverse backgrounds across the globe, the 7th Africa Forum will serve as a one-of-a-kind marketplace of ideas and products for scholars, consumers, decision-makers and service providers alike.