ALERT – A Global Call for Rehabilitation  on Universal Health Coverage Day

ALERT – A Global Call for Rehabilitation on Universal Health Coverage Day

Dec 12, 2015 | No Comments

This Saturday 12th of December is Universal Health Coverage Day [UHC], a day that will be celebrated around the globe . UHC is been promoted by the World Bank and WHO a major strategy for ensuring health for all  in the next 15 years. UHC has therefore become a major goal for health reform in many countries and a priority objective of WHO.

FEEDBACK – European Union towards disability-inclusive development

FEEDBACK – European Union towards disability-inclusive development

Dec 3, 2015 | No Comments

Today, 3rd December 2015, mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The theme that has been elected this year is “Inclusion matters: access and empowerment of people of all abilities”. Celebrations will take place all over the world to mark this day with one of them in Brussels, a conference on disability inclusive development at EU level.

ALERT – Improving access to rehabilitation to empower people with impaired mobility

ALERT – Improving access to rehabilitation to empower people with impaired mobility

Dec 3, 2015 | No Comments

Handicap International has joined the #ISPOWER awareness raising campaign, launched in June this year, by the International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics [ISPO]. The aim of this campaign is to improve access to Assistive Health Technology & care for people with disabilities in order to enhance their participation to the society.

FEEDBACK – A renewed commitment towards road safety at the Second Global Conference in Brasilia

FEEDBACK – A renewed commitment towards road safety at the Second Global Conference in Brasilia

Nov 25, 2015 | No Comments

The Second Global Conference on Road Safety, opened with a powerful message from FIA Foundation’s ambassador and road safety advocate Zolaka Mandela to commit to actions, has ended in Brasilia with the adoption of the Brasilia Declaration during the closing plenary session.