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The challenges of eye care in Kenya

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 24/05/18
Moses Orwe is an ophthalmic nurse at Homa Bay District Hospital in Kenya’s southwest. The hospital sees an average of 75 patients a day, 10 of whom will need eye surgery. The Foundation spoke with Moses about his work in eye health and some interesting challenges he faces.

First treatments for blinding trachoma distributed in war-torn Yemen

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 14/05/18
Thousands of people living in remote corners of war-torn Yemen have for the first time received antibiotics to treat trachoma, the world’s leading infectious cause of blindness.

Commonwealth Leaders Commit to Bringing Vision to Everyone

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 23/04/18
Leading eye health charities and campaigners today applauded Commonwealth leaders for committing to take action towards achieving access to quality eye care for all Commonwealth citizens.

We're asking for Vision for the Commonwealth

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 13/04/18
Commonwealth countries in every region are taking resolute action to bring vision to all.

Hollows calls on Bishop to refute reported aid cuts to health

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 29/03/18
Calls on Julie Bishop to refute reports in Fairfax Media that the government is considering more cuts to Australian Aid.

Three generations transformed

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 28/03/18
It's not often that a grandmother and granddaughter get their sight restored on the same day. Read about how three, not two, lives were transformed.

This is how we're fighting disease with water

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 22/03/18
Trachoma is one of the oldest diseases known to mankind. But can clean water play a role in eliminating this ancient disease?

Our first Indigenous Australian Ophthalmology Fellow

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 15/03/18
Kris Rallah-Baker breaks down barriers in eye health

Do you want an equal Australia?

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 14/03/18
Right now there's a gap in health outcomes between Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders and other Australians. Learn the facts about Indigenous health in Australia.

Our partnership with the Ministry of Health in Cambodia

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 12/03/18
The Fred Hollows Foundation in Cambodia has partnered with the Ministry of Health. In March 2018, 500 eye treatments were administered to women.
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