Funding for this research was provided by:
Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Planning and Dissemination Grant (Funding Reference Number (FRN) 152657)
XOVA/Novartis Excellence in Ophthalmology & Vision Award (N/A)
Received: 3 July 2020
Accepted: 9 November 2020
First Online: 16 November 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Not applicable. Compliant with both Ethiopian and Canadian guidelines, the evaluation presented in this manuscript was carried out in accordance with Article 2.5 of the Tri-Council Policy Statement for Ethical Conduct of Research (which states that program evaluations fall outside the scope of research ethics board review). As there were no study participants, there was no informed consent required.
: Not applicable.
: The authors have no relevant proprietary interests. A.A.: consultant for Santen. The other authors have no financial interests to declare.