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World Health Organization: World Report on Vision

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 10/10/19
The purpose of the World Report on Vision is to generate global awareness on the extent of vision impairment and blindness around the world.

This is how we're fighting disease with water

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 08/10/19
Trachoma is one of this and the oldest known diseases and leading infectious cause of blindness in the world. The Fred Hollows Foundation spoke with Dr Wondu Alemayehu, its technical advisor in Ethiopia, to find out how water is related to outbreak of trachoma.

Pushing for school eye health program in Indonesia

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 20/08/19
Adis has myopia or short-sightedness, which is a kind of refractive error. Her eyesight can be easily corrected by wearing glasses. However like other children in Indonesia, Adis is not used to having her eye checked.

How far do people travel to access eye care?

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 09/07/19
Due to a lack of medical services in remote areas, patients often need to travel vast distances to reach a hospital. But they journey to access health care is not simple.

Trachoma on track to be eliminated worldwide

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 04/07/19
International development organisation The Fred Hollows Foundation has welcomed news that trachoma, the leading infectious cause of blindness, has reduced across the world by 91 per cent since 2002.

Twenty years of waiting

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 28/06/19
Indonesia is home to 245 million people living in 34 provinces across 17,000 islands. It is this unique geography that provides tremendous challenges to delivering eye care to people in need.

The Fred Hollows Foundation delivers strong results in 2018

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 30/05/19
In 2018 because of you and donors from all over the world, The Fred Hollows Foundation was able to make great progress in ending avoidable blindness and changing lives in the more than 25 countries where we work.

The changes you can make with a monthly donation

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 28/05/19
Why choose to donate to The Fred Hollows Foundation? Let us share with you a story from Lao PDR to see how ending avoidable blindness can change a patient’s life and help the community.

13 children who can see again

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 14/05/19
Globally, 1.4 million children are blind. Three-quarters of blind children suffer from poverty and their blindness can be life-threatening.

The Fred Hollows Humanity Award recognises Primary Students who give back to the community

By The Fred Hollows Foundation | Posted 05/05/19
Students help cut hair for the elderly people, care for a student with a disability and recycle unused food
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