FOCUS ON ROAD SAFETY: The opportunity is now to reverse the trend of deaths and injuries

FOCUS ON ROAD SAFETY: The opportunity is now to reverse the trend of deaths and injuries

Posted by: on Jan 14, 2019 | No Comments

The Global Status Report on Road Safety, released in December 2018, leaves no doubt: the number of road traffic deaths and injuries remains unacceptably high, engendering many situations of suffering, poverty and exclusion across the world.

FEEDBACK – 17th States parties conference on the Mine Ban Treaty: HI called for increased attention to victims

FEEDBACK – 17th States parties conference on the Mine Ban Treaty: HI called for increased attention to victims

Posted by: on Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

Last week, 93 States parties, 11 observer states, UN-Institutions, International Organisations and the big range of active members of ICBL, such as HI, exchanged at the yearly meeting of states parties about successes and challenges concerning the implementation of the Ottawa Convention.

COMING UP – Is rehabilitation part of primary health care? The question no one should ask any longer – Astana conference and beyond

COMING UP – Is rehabilitation part of primary health care? The question no one should ask any longer – Astana conference and beyond

Posted by: on Oct 25, 2018 | No Comments

On 25-26 October 2018, the global public health community will come together at the Global Conference on Primary Health Care, in Astana, Kazakhstan, to reaffirm a commitment to developing people-centred primary health care, building on the principles of the Alma-Ata Declaration of 1978.

ALERT – New Publication: An Integrated Approach to Victim Assistance in Cambodia

ALERT – New Publication: An Integrated Approach to Victim Assistance in Cambodia

Posted by: on Oct 22, 2018 | No Comments

The case study reviews how Cambodia, as an affected state, and Australia as a donor, promote the provision of victim assistance in different sectors including health, rehabilitation, disability, socio-economic development and poverty reduction.