FEEDBACK – 2017 Convergences World Forum : putting the SDGs at the forefront of the development agenda

FEEDBACK – 2017 Convergences World Forum : putting the SDGs at the forefront of the development agenda

Posted by: on Oct 5, 2017 | No Comments

For its tenth edition, the Convergences World Forum put the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the forefront of the development agenda, . Here are a few feedback.

FOCUS – Stock taking analysis 1 year after the launch of the Charter on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action
FOCUS – Where do we go from here? Handicap International’s involvement in the follow-up of the Grand Bargain

FOCUS – Where do we go from here? Handicap International’s involvement in the follow-up of the Grand Bargain

Posted by: on Jul 24, 2017 | No Comments

On June 20, 2017 the very first Annual Grand Bargain Meeting was held in Geneva to keep abreast of its progress. Numerous stakeholders are involved in this displayed commitment to better serve people in need. But what exactly is Handicap International doing in all this? And what’s at stake?

 

ALERT – Iraq: Joint NGO statement calling for protection of civilians and access to assistance

ALERT – Iraq: Joint NGO statement calling for protection of civilians and access to assistance

Posted by: on Jul 11, 2017 | No Comments

As the members of the global coalition to counter ISIL meet in Washington D.C. this week, a joint NGO statement highlights the ongoing protection and assistance needs for civilians affected by the conflict and call for prioritized investment in inclusive recovery efforts.