ALERT – Deir Ezzor, Syria: “The fighting may be over but the danger is still present”

ALERT – Deir Ezzor, Syria: “The fighting may be over but the danger is still present”

Dec 22, 2017 | No Comments

On 3 November 2017, the armed forces took back control of the town of Deir Ezzor in Syria.The fighting inside and surrounding the city lasted several months, creating numerous civilian victims and displacing over 300,000 people. HI is gravely concerned about the situation in the field.

FEEDBACK – Addressing the inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action: A European perspective

FEEDBACK – Addressing the inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action: A European perspective

Dec 15, 2017 | No Comments

On 6 December, the European Disability Forum (EDF), CBM International and Handicap International organised an event in the European Parliament on the inclusion of persons with disabilities in humanitarian action.

ALERT – Landmine Monitor 2017 report: Landmines victim numbers increases in conflict zones

ALERT – Landmine Monitor 2017 report: Landmines victim numbers increases in conflict zones

Dec 14, 2017 | No Comments

Published today, the Landmine Monitor 2017 report has revealed a dramatic increase in the annual number of new casualties of mines and explosive remnants of war for the third year running.

ALERT – NGOs call for an immediate cessation of hostilities and full humanitarian access in Yemen

ALERT – NGOs call for an immediate cessation of hostilities and full humanitarian access in Yemen

Dec 5, 2017 | No Comments

Signatories NGOs, operating in Yemen, call for an immediate cessation of hostilities across Yemen, including in Sanaa.