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.

6 Questions à- Priscille Geiser, responsable du pôle Appui à la société civile à Handicap International

6 Questions à- Priscille Geiser, responsable du pôle Appui à la société civile à Handicap International

Posted by: on Dec 9, 2016 | No Comments

La Convention relative aux droits des personnes handicapées fête ses dix ans. Priscille Geiser revient sur cette Convention, sa raison d’être et les avancées majeures qu’elle a permises pour les personnes handicapées.

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.

ALERT – Emergency humanitarian aid must include people with disabilities

ALERT – Emergency humanitarian aid must include people with disabilities

Posted by: on Dec 7, 2016 | No Comments

In two years’ time, NGOs, Disabled People’s Organisations and States will have a practical guide to the improved inclusion of people with disabilities in humanitarian aid.