Influence & Ethics

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

FEEDBACK – COSP: Personal Connections to the CRPD

FEEDBACK – COSP: Personal Connections to the CRPD

Posted by: on Jun 28, 2017 | No Comments

The annual Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the rights of People with Disabilities took place at the UN in New York last week (13-15 June), preceded by the CRPD Civil Society Forum (12 June). Article by Jeff Meer.

FEEDBACK – The COSP with fresh eyes!

FEEDBACK – The COSP with fresh eyes!

Posted by: on Jun 28, 2017 | No Comments

The annual Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the rights of People with Disabilities took place at the UN in New York last week (13-15 June), preceded by the CRPD Civil Society Forum (12 June). Article by Blandine Bouniol.

FEEDBACK – The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the links between mine clearance and economic development

FEEDBACK – The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the links between mine clearance and economic development

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2017 | No Comments

Handicap International has been at the forefront of mine action since 1992 when it first started its mine clearance programs. In June 2015, in hopes of keeping challenging Handicap International staff members, the Foundation invited two professors to present the very first economic analysis of mine clearance.

FEEDBACK -The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the issue of fraud and corruption within NGOs

FEEDBACK -The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the issue of fraud and corruption within NGOs

Posted by: on Jun 23, 2017 | No Comments

In June 2017, Handicap International Foundation invited Malika Aït-Mohamed Parent, an international independent anti-corruption expert, to talk at HI’s headquarters on the need to tackle corruption, as not even fields like the ones of emergency relief and development are being left untouched by this scourge.