FEEDBACK – “Are Humanitarian NGOs going extinct?”

FEEDBACK – “Are Humanitarian NGOs going extinct?”

Posted by: on May 19, 2017 | No Comments

On May 11th 2017, a Paris-based think-tank organized a conference, followed by a debate, entitled “Are humanitarian NGOs going extinct?” Handicap International Foundation was present to challenge that assumption.

ALERT – One year ago, a ground-breaking Charter launched by the UN Secretary-General at the World Humanitarian Summit

ALERT – One year ago, a ground-breaking Charter launched by the UN Secretary-General at the World Humanitarian Summit

Posted by: on May 18, 2017 | No Comments

The launch of the Charter on the inclusion of people with disabilities in humanitarian action generated a historical momentum to engage all stakeholders to commit for disability inclusion.

The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the end of hospitality in Europe?

The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the end of hospitality in Europe?

Posted by: on May 15, 2017 | No Comments

In April 2017, Dr. Fabienne Brugère was invited by the Foundation to discuss her latest book, The end of hospitality, Lampedusa, Lesbos, Calais… Where does it end?, and the way Europeans deal with the current migrant crisis, a pure geopolitical, or even political, issue… or a question of morals and ethics?

ALERT – Yemen: starving beneath the bombs

ALERT – Yemen: starving beneath the bombs

Posted by: on Apr 25, 2017 | No Comments

Today, 25th of April, a Donor Conference on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen opens in Geneva, chaired by the United Nations General Secretary, Antonio Guterres. Handicap International is cosigning an opinion editorial on Lemonde.fr with Médecins du Monde, Action Contre la Faim, Première Urgence Internationale and Care.