Influence & Ethics

HI's Analyses, Alerts, Debates and Recommendations on Policy and Ethics.

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

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.

FEEDBACK – 17th States parties conference on the Mine Ban Treaty: HI called for increased attention to victims

FEEDBACK – 17th States parties conference on the Mine Ban Treaty: HI called for increased attention to victims

Posted by: on Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

Last week, 93 States parties, 11 observer states, UN-Institutions, International Organisations and the big range of active members of ICBL, such as HI, exchanged at the yearly meeting of states parties about successes and challenges concerning the implementation of the Ottawa Convention.

ALERT – 5-6 December, Regional Meeting on Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas to take place in Santiago

ALERT – 5-6 December, Regional Meeting on Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas to take place in Santiago

Posted by: on Nov 30, 2018 | No Comments

23 countries of the Latin American and Caribbean region will discuss important commitments during the Regional Meeting on Protecting Civilians from the Use of Explosive Weapons in Populated Areas, in Santiago, Chile.

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.

ALERT – 16 days of activism against gender based violence, the time for change is here and now, and HI is part of it!

ALERT – 16 days of activism against gender based violence, the time for change is here and now, and HI is part of it!

Posted by: on Nov 26, 2018 | No Comments

From 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Campaign is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the world. Against all women and girls, including those living with disabilities. The time for change is here and now.