COMING UP – The 20th anniversary of the protection of civilians agenda

COMING UP – The 20th anniversary of the protection of civilians agenda

Posted by: on May 17, 2019 | No Comments

In 1999, the protection of civilians in armed conflict became a specific item on the agenda of the UN Security Council. Today, civilians are still bearing the brunt of the conflicts in Libya, Myanmar, Nigeria, South Sudan, Syria, Yemen… Civil Society Organisations, including HI, will be in New York next week to call States for concrete action.

ALERT- Violence between Gaza and Israel: explosive weapons cause serious injuries

ALERT- Violence between Gaza and Israel: explosive weapons cause serious injuries

Posted by: on May 7, 2019 | No Comments

More than 30 people were killed in the exchanges of rocket fire and airstrikes between Gaza and Israel over the weekend.

ALERT – Libya INGO Forum’s statement on the escalation of violence in Tripoli

ALERT – Libya INGO Forum’s statement on the escalation of violence in Tripoli

Posted by: on Apr 23, 2019 | No Comments

The Libya INGO Forum, an independent platform composed of 17 international NGOs providing humanitarian assistance in Libya, is deeply concerned about the humanitarian consequences resulting from the escalation of violence in and around Tripoli.

ALERT – Libya: Lives of civilians in danger

ALERT – Libya: Lives of civilians in danger

Posted by: on Apr 10, 2019 | No Comments

On 4 April, the forces of the Libyan National Army launched an offensive against the forces aligned with the Government of National Accord to take control of Tripoli.