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 – Handicap International joins 160 NGOs to call on EU to lead by values in migration response

ALERT – Handicap International joins 160 NGOs to call on EU to lead by values in migration response

Posted by: on Mar 8, 2017 | No Comments

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 –  Handicap International publishes a policy paper on road safety

ALERT – Handicap International publishes a policy paper on road safety

Posted by: on Jan 25, 2017 | No Comments

Handicap International developed a policy paper based on its experience working closely with public authorities and civil society to improve the road safety sector in several countries.

6 Questions to – Priscille Geiser, Head of the Support for Civil Society unit at Handicap International

6 Questions to – Priscille Geiser, Head of the Support for Civil Society unit at Handicap International

Posted by: on Dec 9, 2016 | No Comments

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is celebrating its ten-year anniversary. PriscilleGeiser, Head of the Support for Civil Society unit at Handicap International, looks back at the history of the Convention.