ALERT – WHO Global status report on road safety 2018: global road traffic death on the rise

ALERT – WHO Global status report on road safety 2018: global road traffic death on the rise

Dec 7, 2018 | No Comments

The report, published today, indicates that 1.35 million people die on the road each year. Road traffic injuries are now the leading killer of children and youth aged 5 to 29 years.

ALERT – HI addresses the UN Security Council members at their first informal meeting on persons with disabilities in armed conflict

ALERT – HI addresses the UN Security Council members at their first informal meeting on persons with disabilities in armed conflict

Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

Today 3rd December, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, an informal meeting of the United Nations’ Security Council on Persons with Disabilities in Armed Conflicts will take place in New York.

ALERT – On 3rd December starts the European Disability and Development Week 2018

ALERT – On 3rd December starts the European Disability and Development Week 2018

Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

For the 3rd year running, the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC) is championing the International Day of Persons with Disabilities by organising the European Disability and Development Week.

FEEDBACK – 17th States parties conference on the Mine Ban Treaty: HI called for increased attention to victims

FEEDBACK – 17th States parties conference on the Mine Ban Treaty: HI called for increased attention to victims

Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

Last week, 93 States parties, 11 observer states, UN-Institutions, International Organisations and the big range of active members of ICBL, such as HI, exchanged at the yearly meeting of states parties about successes and challenges concerning the implementation of the Ottawa Convention.