Welcome to Retina International

Retina International (RI) is a patient-led, global, umbrella NGO for patient-led groups around the world focused on research and support for rare and common retinal diseases.

What We Do

For almost 40 years, Retina International (RI) has been the voice of patient-led voluntary groups, charities and foundations world wide who fund and support Retinal Research that is seeking a cure for Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP), Macular Degeneration, Ushers Syndrome & Allied Retinal Dystrophies.

Inherited Retinal Disease Toolkit

An educational resource designed for patients with IRDs, their representatives and their healthcare professionals to address the challenges of vision health and blindness.

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AMD Toolkit

An educational toolkit for a multi-stakeholder audience related to Age-related Macular Degeneration

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Sending a Red Alert!

A Toolkit on Genetic Testing Services to Inform those with Rare Eye Disease

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Diabetic Eye Disease Toolkit


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Patient Information

Learn more about your eyes and the many inherited, rare and genetic forms of sight loss as well as age related and common diseases of the Retina.

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Learn how you can become a member of our community

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Retina International
Ausstellungsstr. 36
8005 Zurich

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This site has been supported through an unrestricted educational grant from Novartis

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