EDDW 2018 – Panel discussion “Cities’ transformative potential for inclusion of persons with disabilities”

Posted by: on Dec 10, 2018 | No Comments

On the occasion of the 3rd European Disability and Development Week, 3rd to 10th, Humanity & Inclusion is pleased to invite you to a panel discussion on the role of cities in “leaving no one behind”.

ALERT – WHO Global status report on road safety 2018: global road traffic death on the rise

ALERT – WHO Global status report on road safety 2018: global road traffic death on the rise

Posted by: on Dec 7, 2018 | No Comments

The report, published today, indicates that 1.35 million people die on the road each year. Road traffic injuries are now the leading killer of children and youth aged 5 to 29 years.

FOCUS ON – Addressing transport safety and accessibility for persons with disabilities

FOCUS ON – Addressing transport safety and accessibility for persons with disabilities

Posted by: on Nov 27, 2018 | No Comments

The intersection between health, disability and transport has significant challenges for persons with disabilities living in low- and middle-income countries, where road infrastructure is poor and travel unsafe. The Journey Access Tool (JAT) combines access and road safety audit approaches to identify barriers to transport on journeys taken by persons with disabilities.

ALERT – World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: it’s time to increase efforts on road safety

ALERT – World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims: it’s time to increase efforts on road safety

Posted by: on Nov 18, 2018 | No Comments

Today is the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR), an important opportunity to remember the many millions killed and injured on the world’s roads, together with their families, friends and many others who are also affected. It is also an opportunity to call for action at all levels.