Ahead of this week’s Summit, 160 NGOs signed a joint statement to remind EU leaders of their commitments to European values and call them to uphold them in the response to migration.
ALERT – New report on the situation of mine/ERW survivors and other people with disabilities in South Sudan
Since the escalation of the conflict in South Sudan, in 2013, there has been a vacuum of information on the realities faced by conflict
survivors and other people with disabilities. This assessment intents to provide information on their current situation.
On March 17, 2016 Handicap International, represented by Jean-Baptiste Richardier, the Executive Director of Handicap International Foundation, convened the inhabitants of Lyon, where HI’s headquarters are located, to a very touching photographic exhibition portraying the lives of Syrian refugees.
A few months ago, Jean-Baptiste Richardier, one of Handicap International’s founders and Handicap International Foundation’s Executive Director, visited Sierra Leone to meet Handicap International staff and attest to the quality of the association’s work. Here is not only the account of his stay, but the story of those who had to cope with the virus, victims and HI staff members alike.