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Modules on Vision Screening and Assessment in Young Children

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Module Explanatory Video.

Pacific

The Pacific Region of the International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment (ICEVI) includes the following countries:

  • Australia
  • Cook Islands
  • Fiji
  • Federated states of Micronesia
  • Kiribati
  • Marshall Islands
  • Nauru
  • New zealand
  • Palau
  • Papua and New Guinea
  • Samoa
  • Solomon Islands
  • Tonga
  • Tuvalu
  • Vanuatu

Regional Chairperson

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Ben Clare

Project Manager
Pacific Islands activities
Aspen Medical Foundation
PO Box 231, Deakin West ACT

AUSTRALIA 2601

Mobile: 0403786029
E-mail: bwclare@gmail.com

Regional Committee Members

S.
No.
Designation Name & Address Telephone, Mobile,
E-mail & Skype
1 Chairperson Benjamin Clare
Project Manager
Pacific Islands Activities
Aspen Medical Foundation
PO Box 231, Deakin West ACT
AUSTRALIA 2601
Tel. : +61 403 786 029
Mobile : 0403 786 029
Email : bwclare@gmail.com
2 Deputy Pacific Chairperson Mereoni Daveta
Disability Inclusion Coordinator, Fiji Access to Quality Education Program (AQEP.)
PO Box 11481 Suva,
FIJI
Email : mereonidaveta@gmail.com
3 Treasurer David Rice
NSW
AUSTRALIA
Email : davericesydney@gmail.com
4 Secretary Tricia D Ápice
Vision Consultant,
RIDBC Tele School
Private Bag 29
Parramatta NSW 2124
AUSTRALIA
Email : tricia.dápice@ridbc.org.au
5 Member Barbara Farouk
Director
Fiji Society for the Blind
Fiji Country Coordinator, Education for All Children with Visual Impairment (EFA-VI)
PO Box 521, Suva
FIJI
Tel. : 679 338 2966
Mobile : 679 9221263
E-mail : fjsb@connect.com.fj
6 Member James Aiwa
Papua New Guinea Coordinator -
EFA-VI campaign,
Lecturer in Special Education, University of Goroka.
PO Box 1078 Goroka EHP 441
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Tel. : (675) 531 1822
Mobile : 0011 675 701 302 73
E-mail : aiwaj@uog.ac.pg
7 Member Frances Gentle
President, ICEVI
Lecturer in Special Education, RIDBC Renwick Centre
Private Bag 29 Parramatta
NSW 2124
AUSTRALIA
Tel. : +61 298720808
Email : frances.gentle@ridbc.org.au
8 Member Ann Clark
Vision Consultant
RIDBC Tele School
Private Bag 29
Parramatta NSW 2124
AUSTRALIA
Email : ann.clark@ridbc.org.au
9 Member Diana Ureta
Papua New Guinea Coordinator, Christian Blind Mission (CBM)
PO Box 43, Goroka EHP 441
PAPUA NEW GUINEA
10 Member Martine Abel
Treasurer
World Blind Union
Central Private Bag 92300, Victoria Street West,
Auckland 1142
NEW ZEALAND
Tel. : +64-9-890-7172
Email : Martine.Abel@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz
11 Member David Heather
Executive Officer
Parents of Vision Impaired New Zealand (PVI.)
PO Box 513
Waikanae 5025
Tel. : 04 293 8236
Mobile : 0274 402 073
Email : david@pvi.org.nz
12 Member Cathy West
Visiting Teacher,
Blind and Low Vision Education Network New Zealand (BLENNZ)
Private Bag 801
Manurewa
Auckland 2243
NEWZEALAND
Email : cathy.west@blennz.school.nz