ALERT – Iraq: Joint NGO statement calling for protection of civilians and access to assistance

ALERT – Iraq: Joint NGO statement calling for protection of civilians and access to assistance

Posted by: on Jul 11, 2017 | No Comments

As the members of the global coalition to counter ISIL meet in Washington D.C. this week, a joint NGO statement highlights the ongoing protection and assistance needs for civilians affected by the conflict and call for prioritized investment in inclusive recovery efforts.

FOCUS ON – World Refugee Day: Registering refugees with disabilities in refugee settings in Jordan

FOCUS ON – World Refugee Day: Registering refugees with disabilities in refugee settings in Jordan

Posted by: on Jun 20, 2017 | No Comments

Because humanitarian actors lack information and knowledge about available or appropriate tools to collect data on persons with disabilities, they do not know how many refugees with disabilities are in refugee camps and urban areas.

ALERT – Yemen: starving beneath the bombs

ALERT – Yemen: starving beneath the bombs

Posted by: on Apr 25, 2017 | No Comments

Today, 25th of April, a Donor Conference on the humanitarian crisis in Yemen opens in Geneva, chaired by the United Nations General Secretary, Antonio Guterres. Handicap International is cosigning an opinion editorial on Lemonde.fr with Médecins du Monde, Action Contre la Faim, Première Urgence Internationale and Care.

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.