The World Glaucoma Week

March 7-13, 2021

World Glaucoma Week is a global initiative of the World Glaucoma Association (WGA) in order to raise awareness on glaucoma.

The 2021 theme reflects the hope that with regular testing, people continue to see the world around us: full of beauty, charm, and adventure. The world is bright, save your sight!

Top - From left to right: Walk for glaucoma (Ikeja, Nigeria), Awareness campaign (Biñan, Philippines), Screening campaign (Indore, India)

Bottom - From left to right: Light-up in GREEN (Seoul, South Korea), Kit for patients & doctors - Green ribbon pin (Quito, Ecuador), Distance learning for glaucoma patients (Quito, Ecuador)


  • Get Inspired. In need of inspiration for your World Glaucoma Week activity? Start by browsing the archives!
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More details about World Glaucoma Week and many examples of glaucoma awareness activities around the world are to be found on the WGW website.