Influence & Ethics

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

ALERT – Calling for inclusion and accessibility in cities : HI joins #Cities4All

ALERT – Calling for inclusion and accessibility in cities : HI joins #Cities4All

Cities and local authorities are increasingly recognised as crucial actors in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

FEEDBACK – Latin America & Carribbean States committed to tackle bombing in populated areas

FEEDBACK – Latin America & Carribbean States committed to tackle bombing in populated areas

Posted by: on Dec 21, 2018 | No Comments

State representatives of 23 States from Latin America and the Caribbean met 5-6 December in in Santiago, Chile, for a two-day regional meeting aimed at better protecting civilians from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas.

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

Posted by: on Dec 11, 2018 | No Comments

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.

ALERT – WHO Global status report on road safety 2018: global road traffic death on the rise

ALERT – WHO Global status report on road safety 2018: global road traffic death on the rise

Posted by: on Dec 7, 2018 | No Comments

The report, published today, indicates that 1.35 million people die on the road each year. Road traffic injuries are now the leading killer of children and youth aged 5 to 29 years.

ALERT – HI addresses the UN Security Council members at their first informal meeting on persons with disabilities in armed conflict

ALERT – HI addresses the UN Security Council members at their first informal meeting on persons with disabilities in armed conflict

Posted by: on Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

Today 3rd December, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, an informal meeting of the United Nations’ Security Council on Persons with Disabilities in Armed Conflicts will take place in New York.