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.

ALERT – 2019 Cluster Munition Monitor: Cluster munitions continue to kill civilians

ALERT – 2019 Cluster Munition Monitor: Cluster munitions continue to kill civilians

Posted by: on Aug 28, 2019 | No Comments

Released today, the 2019 Cluster Munition Monitor* report reveals that at least 149 people were killed or injured by cluster munition attacks and remnants in a total of eight countries and one territory, in 2018.

COMING UP – The 20th anniversary of the protection of civilians agenda

COMING UP – The 20th anniversary of the protection of civilians agenda

Posted by: on May 17, 2019 | No Comments

In 1999, the protection of civilians in armed conflict became a specific item on the agenda of the UN Security Council. Today, civilians are still bearing the brunt of the conflicts in Libya, Myanmar, Nigeria, South Sudan, Syria, Yemen… Civil Society Organisations, including HI, will be in New York next week to call States for concrete action.

ALERT – 4 years of war in Yemen: 25 Yemeni and global NGOs call on Germany to extend its moratorium on arms sales to Saudi Arabia

ALERT – 4 years of war in Yemen: 25 Yemeni and global NGOs call on Germany to extend its moratorium on arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Posted by: on Mar 27, 2019 | No Comments

HI, along with other organizations working to protect civilians in armed conflict, addressed a joint letter to the German Chancellor.