FOCUS ON – Humanitarian evacuations

FOCUS ON – Humanitarian evacuations

Posted by: on Mar 21, 2017 | No Comments

Humanitarian evacuations have always been a complex operation used sparingly. However, in recent years, the intensity of certain conflicts contributed to a greater use of this measure. To this extent, the Global Protection Cluster, led by the UNHCR, has been attempting to draft and disseminate Minimum Standards… with limited success.

ALERT – 18th anniversary of the entry into force of the Mine Ban Treaty

ALERT – 18th anniversary of the entry into force of the Mine Ban Treaty

Posted by: on Mar 1, 2017 | No Comments

March 1st 2017 marks the 18th anniversary of the entry into force of the Mine Ban Treaty*. On this occasion, Handicap International is calling on States to end the use of these barbaric weapons.

FOCUS ON – The position of “operational researcher”: an intervention from Dr. Nathalie Herlemont-Zoritchak

FOCUS ON – The position of “operational researcher”: an intervention from Dr. Nathalie Herlemont-Zoritchak

Posted by: on Jan 24, 2017 | No Comments

Nathalie Herlemont-Zoritchak wears two hats: the one of researcher with a PhD in political science and the one of director of an NGO’s study unit. To this extent, like others in her position, she likes to refer to herself as an “operational researcher”. A few words of explanation…

6 Questions à- Priscille Geiser, responsable du pôle Appui à la société civile à Handicap International

6 Questions à- Priscille Geiser, responsable du pôle Appui à la société civile à Handicap International

Posted by: on Dec 9, 2016 | No Comments

La Convention relative aux droits des personnes handicapées fête ses dix ans. Priscille Geiser revient sur cette Convention, sa raison d’être et les avancées majeures qu’elle a permises pour les personnes handicapées.