FOCUS – Where do we go from here? Handicap International’s involvement in the follow-up of the Grand Bargain

FOCUS – Where do we go from here? Handicap International’s involvement in the follow-up of the Grand Bargain

Posted by: on Jul 24, 2017 | No Comments

On June 20, 2017 the very first Annual Grand Bargain Meeting was held in Geneva to keep abreast of its progress. Numerous stakeholders are involved in this displayed commitment to better serve people in need. But what exactly is Handicap International doing in all this? And what’s at stake?

 

FEEDBACK – The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the links between mine clearance and economic development

FEEDBACK – The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the links between mine clearance and economic development

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2017 | No Comments

Handicap International has been at the forefront of mine action since 1992 when it first started its mine clearance programs. In June 2015, in hopes of keeping challenging Handicap International staff members, the Foundation invited two professors to present the very first economic analysis of mine clearance.

FEEDBACK -The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the issue of fraud and corruption within NGOs

FEEDBACK -The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the issue of fraud and corruption within NGOs

Posted by: on Jun 23, 2017 | No Comments

In June 2017, Handicap International Foundation invited Malika Aït-Mohamed Parent, an international independent anti-corruption expert, to talk at HI’s headquarters on the need to tackle corruption, as not even fields like the ones of emergency relief and development are being left untouched by this scourge.

The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the end of hospitality in Europe?

The Foundation’s Talks and Debates: the end of hospitality in Europe?

Posted by: on May 15, 2017 | No Comments

In April 2017, Dr. Fabienne Brugère was invited by the Foundation to discuss her latest book, The end of hospitality, Lampedusa, Lesbos, Calais… Where does it end?, and the way Europeans deal with the current migrant crisis, a pure geopolitical, or even political, issue… or a question of morals and ethics?