ALERT- NGOs welcome UN Security Council statement on Yemen: words must now be turned into action

ALERT- NGOs welcome UN Security Council statement on Yemen: words must now be turned into action

Posted by: on Jun 21, 2017 | No Comments

We the undersigned organisations welcome the action taken by the UN Security Council on 15 June 2017 on the situation in Yemen through its release of a Presidential Statement.

FOCUS ON – World Refugee Day: Registering refugees with disabilities in refugee settings in Jordan

FOCUS ON – World Refugee Day: Registering refugees with disabilities in refugee settings in Jordan

Posted by: on Jun 20, 2017 | No Comments

Because humanitarian actors lack information and knowledge about available or appropriate tools to collect data on persons with disabilities, they do not know how many refugees with disabilities are in refugee camps and urban areas.

6 QUESTIONS TO – Steffie Neyens, Light for the World and IDDC, on the European Consensus on Development

6 QUESTIONS TO – Steffie Neyens, Light for the World and IDDC, on the European Consensus on Development

Posted by: on Jun 7, 2017 | No Comments

In May, the Council adopted a new European consensus on development, which set a new framework for the development cooperation of the European Union (EU). Steffie Neyens, coordinator of the EU Task Group of the International Disability and Development Consortium (IDDC), explains the main stakes for disability-inclusive development.

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