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.

ALERT – World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: it’s time to increase efforts on road safety

ALERT – World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: it’s time to increase efforts on road safety

Posted by: on Nov 18, 2018 | No Comments

Today is the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR), an important opportunity to remember the many millions killed and injured on the world’s roads, together with their families, friends and many others who are also affected. It is also an opportunity to call for action at all levels.

ALERT – Africa Chapter of the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety to strengthen NGO contribution to the SDGs

ALERT – Africa Chapter of the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety to strengthen NGO contribution to the SDGs

Posted by: on Nov 15, 2018 | No Comments

Yesterday, the Global Alliance of NGOs for Road Safety (the Alliance) launched its Africa Chapter at the 1st African Road Safety Forum, in Marrakech, Morocco.

FEEDBACK – The challenge and promise of disability disaggregated data in humanitarian and developing settings

FEEDBACK – The challenge and promise of disability disaggregated data in humanitarian and developing settings

Posted by: on Oct 29, 2018 | No Comments

More and more development and humanitarian actors are now using the Washington Group Questions (WGQ) to collect data on persons with disabilities. The report  ‘Disability Data Collection: A summary review of the use of the Washington Group Questions by development and humanitarian actors’ presented at the 2018 World Humanitarian Forum on 22 October by Humanity & Inclusion (HI) and Leonard Cheshire (LC) presents how the WGQ have been used in development and humanitarian programming and the impact of using the methodology.