ALERT – YEMEN: joint statement on attacks in Hajjah and renewed fighting in Hodeidah

ALERT – YEMEN: joint statement on attacks in Hajjah and renewed fighting in Hodeidah

Posted by: on Mar 15, 2019 | No Comments

International non-government organisations (INGOs) in Yemen strongly condemn the horrific attacks in Hajjah governorate on Sunday which according to the UN killed 22 people – twelve women and ten children – and injured many more.

ALERT – The Yemen Pledging Conference must address dire humanitarian needs

ALERT – The Yemen Pledging Conference must address dire humanitarian needs

Posted by: on Feb 26, 2019 | No Comments

20 national and international humanitarian organisations in Yemen are calling for donors to commit at the pledging conference.

ALERT – HI addresses the UN Security Council members at their first informal meeting on persons with disabilities in armed conflict

ALERT – HI addresses the UN Security Council members at their first informal meeting on persons with disabilities in armed conflict

Posted by: on Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

Today 3rd December, International Day of Persons with Disabilities, an informal meeting of the United Nations’ Security Council on Persons with Disabilities in Armed Conflicts will take place in New York.

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.