ALERT- Landmine Monitor 2018: Third year of exceptionally high casualties

ALERT- Landmine Monitor 2018: Third year of exceptionally high casualties

Posted by: on Nov 20, 2018 | No Comments

The Landmine Monitor 2018, published today, reported a third year of exceptionally high casualties caused by landmines, particularly improvised explosive devices (IEDs), and explosive remnants of war (ERW).

FOCUS ON –  New study on the inclusion of Syrian refugees with disabilities in Jordan & Lebanon

FOCUS ON – New study on the inclusion of Syrian refugees with disabilities in Jordan & Lebanon

Posted by: on Sep 20, 2018 | No Comments

More than 60% of the Syrian refugee households include a person with disability, and 1/5 of refugees in Lebanon and Jordan have a disability, according to a new study by HI and iMMAP*.

ALERT – Stop Bombing Civilians: HI calls on 4,500 members of Parliaments in 8 countries

ALERT – Stop Bombing Civilians: HI calls on 4,500 members of Parliaments in 8 countries

Posted by: on Sep 20, 2018 | No Comments

HI is calling on 4,500 Members of Parliaments to act against the use of explosive weapons in populated areas, an almost systematic practice in present-day conflicts, of which 92% of casualties are civilians.

ALERT- Idleb, Syria: The risk of a humanitarian disaster

ALERT- Idleb, Syria: The risk of a humanitarian disaster

Posted by: on Sep 6, 2018 | No Comments

While a major military offensive on Idleb region is possibly under preparation, HI calls on parties to the conflict to spare civilians and allow full and unfettered humanitarian access.