3 Questions to Jean-Marc Boivin – The FORUS, a unique International platform of NGOs

3 Questions to Jean-Marc Boivin – The FORUS, a unique International platform of NGOs

Posted by: on Sep 27, 2018 | No Comments

The FORUS, formerly known as the International Forum of National NGO Platforms (IFP / FIP), held its General assembly last June. On this occasion, Jean-Marc Boivin, Head of Institutional Relations at HI and member of Coordination SUD’s board, was elected treasurer of the FORUS. We asked him to give us some insight in the involvement of HI in the International Platform of NGOs.

FEEDBACK – End the use of cluster munitions: All States have to join the Oslo Convention!

FEEDBACK – End the use of cluster munitions: All States have to join the Oslo Convention!

Posted by: on Sep 6, 2018 | No Comments

From 3 to 5 September, the state parties to the convention on cluster munitions met in Geneva at their yearly conference, where progress and challenges are discussed.

6 Questions to Hervé Bernard, Head of HI’s Inclusion unit

6 Questions to Hervé Bernard, Head of HI’s Inclusion unit

Posted by: on Aug 16, 2018 | No Comments

In January 2018, Handicap International changed its name to Humanity & Inclusion. The latter is nothing but new at HI since its Inclusion unit was created 15 years ago, in 2003. Here are a few questions about inclusion we asked to Hervé Bernard, Head of HI’s Inclusion unit.

FOCUS ON – Safe & inclusive mobility: fostering dialogue between local CSOs, DPOs, national and local authorities to remove barriers to the mobility of persons with disabilities

FOCUS ON – Safe & inclusive mobility: fostering dialogue between local CSOs, DPOs, national and local authorities to remove barriers to the mobility of persons with disabilities

Posted by: on Jul 12, 2018 | No Comments

HI new study draws evidence on the barriers – and the solutions to overcome them – that persons with disabilities, and more broadly marginalised people, face in their mobility in cities in developing countries.