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Sydney, Australia, 27 May 2020: After receiving a grant from the Northern Territory Primary Health Network, the Brien Holden Foundation has been able to continue its important work in remote communities in the Northern Territory during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Inefficient blinking can contribute to very irritating dry eye symptoms. The habit of blinking more efficiently can be developed and maintained by performing blink exercises as described in the Blink Exercises Guide, Professor Charles McMonnies, UNSW writes.

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Sydney, Australia, 18 May 2020: In this year of unprecedented change and recalibration, BHVI and the Brien Holden Foundation have worked together to ensure that their staff and programs receive the support they need. 

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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 5 September, 2019: Nearly four years ago at the start of 2016, the eye health for all Papua New Guineans was elevated by the long-term commitment from the Lions Clubs International Foundation

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Sydney, Australia, 28 March 2019: Vision 2020 Australia, the peak body for the eye sector, is calling for action to ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People have the same access to eye care as other Australians.

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Sydney, Australia, 27 March 2019: Earlier this week the members of Brien Holden Vision Institute Foundation met for the Annual General Meeting in Sydney, at the global head office.

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 Sydney, Australia, 23 March 2019: Today as we celebrate World Optometry Day, we encourage you to pause to reflect on the fact that optometry, as a profession, is very young in many global locations emerging more rapidly over the last 10 to 15 years.

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Sydney, Australia, 19 March 2019: Brien Holden Vision Institute Foundation today announced that it has received a donation of $225,000 – the largest single donation in the history of the Foundation.

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 Sydney, Australia, 8 March 2019: Gender equity is not solely a women’s issue as it concerns and needs engagement from men as well as women. Equity between women and men is seen both as a human rights issue and as a precondition for, and indicator of, sustainable people-centred development.

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Barcelona, Spain, 28 February 2019: “Eye health services are far too often a neglected part of child health interventions at the expense of a student’s potential,” said Hasan Minto, Global Programs Director at Our Children’s Vision and Chair of the IAPB’s working group on school eye health.

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