ALERT – HI’s Theory of Change highlighted in the 2018 OECD Development Cooperation Report

ALERT – HI’s Theory of Change highlighted in the 2018 OECD Development Cooperation Report

Posted by: on Dec 11, 2018 | No Comments

The Developpement Cooperation Report 2018 focuses on the “Leave no one behind” principle and analyses how OECD Member States align with the ambition of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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

Posted by: on 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 – On 3rd December starts the European Disability and Development Week 2018

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

Posted by: on 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.

FOCUS ON – Addressing transport safety and accessibility for persons with disabilities

FOCUS ON – Addressing transport safety and accessibility for persons with disabilities

Posted by: on Nov 27, 2018 | No Comments

The intersection between health, disability and transport has significant challenges for persons with disabilities living in low- and middle-income countries, where road infrastructure is poor and travel unsafe. The Journey Access Tool (JAT) combines access and road safety audit approaches to identify barriers to transport on journeys taken by persons with disabilities.