ALERT – Military incursion  in northeast Syria : vital to ensure the protection of civilians and humanitarian workers

ALERT – Military incursion in northeast Syria : vital to ensure the protection of civilians and humanitarian workers

Posted by: on Oct 10, 2019 | No Comments

After nearly a decade of nation-wide conflict, the Turkish incursion into northeast Syria reignites the cycle of violence, worry and uncertainty for people living in the area. HI is deeply concerned about how the military escalation will affect the civilian population.

COMING UP – The 20th anniversary of the protection of civilians agenda

COMING UP – The 20th anniversary of the protection of civilians agenda

Posted by: on May 17, 2019 | No Comments

In 1999, the protection of civilians in armed conflict became a specific item on the agenda of the UN Security Council. Today, civilians are still bearing the brunt of the conflicts in Libya, Myanmar, Nigeria, South Sudan, Syria, Yemen… Civil Society Organisations, including HI, will be in New York next week to call States for concrete action.

FEEDBACK – HI addresses the UN Security council on the Protection of Humanitarian and Medical Personnel

FEEDBACK – HI addresses the UN Security council on the Protection of Humanitarian and Medical Personnel

Posted by: on Apr 16, 2019 | No Comments

HI Global Managing Director shared his concerns about the persistent and targeted violences against humanitarian actors.

ALERT: Joint NGO statement on the Protection of Humanitarian and Medical Personnel

ALERT: Joint NGO statement on the Protection of Humanitarian and Medical Personnel

Posted by: on Apr 1, 2019 | No Comments

France and Germany are organizing today, April 1st, an Arria meeting at the United Nations Security Council.