ALERT – Military incursion  in northeast Syria : vital to ensure the protection of civilians and humanitarian workers

ALERT – Military incursion in northeast Syria : vital to ensure the protection of civilians and humanitarian workers

Posted by: on Oct 10, 2019 | No Comments

After nearly a decade of nation-wide conflict, the Turkish incursion into northeast Syria reignites the cycle of violence, worry and uncertainty for people living in the area. HI is deeply concerned about how the military escalation will affect the civilian population.

ALERT – HI unveils in Paris the first ever monument to honor the civilian lives lost in bombing & shelling

ALERT – HI unveils in Paris the first ever monument to honor the civilian lives lost in bombing & shelling

Posted by: on Sep 26, 2019 | No Comments

As conflicts are increasingly fought in cities, civilians represent 90% of the victims. Civilians represented 50% of the victims during WWII, 15% during the WWI. This trend of modern conflicts is unacceptable.

ALERT  – Joint NGO Statement on Yemen ahead of the 74th UN General Assembly

ALERT – Joint NGO Statement on Yemen ahead of the 74th UN General Assembly

Posted by: on Sep 23, 2019 | No Comments

After almost five years of conflict, and despite all efforts to halt displacement, hunger and disease, Yemen remains the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. HI along with 25 NGOs call the international community to apply concerted pressure to all parties to the conflict.

ALERT – INGO statement on attacks in Dhamar that killed and injured scores of people

ALERT – INGO statement on attacks in Dhamar that killed and injured scores of people

Posted by: on Sep 4, 2019 | No Comments

International non-governmental organisations working in Yemen strongly condemn a series of attacks by the Saudi-led coalition on a former community college that has lately been used as a detention facility in Dhamar city.