FEEDBACK – Shifting the focus from vulnerability to rights and resilience. A progressive approach to humanitarian action for persons with disabilities

FEEDBACK – Shifting the focus from vulnerability to rights and resilience. A progressive approach to humanitarian action for persons with disabilities

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2018 | No Comments

On 20 June, Humanity & Inclusion (HI) co-organised a side event looking at how humanitarian actors can identify new and inclusive approaches to address the situation of persons with disabilities in crisis context.

FEEDBACK – Humanity & Inclusion at the Conference of State Parties (CoSP)

FEEDBACK – Humanity & Inclusion at the Conference of State Parties (CoSP)

Posted by: on Jun 27, 2018 | No Comments

In June, a delegation from HI attended the Conference of State Parties (CoSP) to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) in New York, to present its work on women and girls with disabilities, disaggregation of data by disability and humanitarian action, among others.

ALERT – Yemen: France should press Saudi and Emirati allies to minimize harm to hundreds of thousands of civilians in Hodeidah attack

ALERT – Yemen: France should press Saudi and Emirati allies to minimize harm to hundreds of thousands of civilians in Hodeidah attack

Posted by: on Jun 26, 2018 | No Comments

15 humanitarian and human rights organizations today urged Emmanuel Macron and the French government to use all means at their disposal to press their allies, including Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, to minimize harm to civilians during the attack on Hodeidah city, home to Yemen’s most important port.

ALERT – The Handicap International Foundation changes its name …

ALERT – The Handicap International Foundation changes its name …

Posted by: on Jun 22, 2018 | No Comments

As part of HI’s new brand identity, the Handicap International Foundation changed its name to become the HI Institute on Humanitarian Action.