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Violence between Gaza and Israel: explosive weapons cause serious injuries 08/05/19

More than 30 people were killed in the exchanges of rocket fire and airstrikes between Gaza and Israel over the weekend. In Gaza, this escalation of violence could lead to a new wave of injuries, with surgical and rehabilitation services already overwhelmed.  

  • Palestine

Second major cyclone ravages Mozambique 02/05/19

Mozambique is still reeling from the devastating impact of Cyclone Idai 6 weeks ago but has not been spared from further disaster. Cyclone Kenneth struck the north of the country yesterday. 

  • Mozambique

HI continues to assist victims four years after the earthquake in Nepal 23/04/19

Since Nepal was hit by an earthquake on 25th April 2015, Humanity & Inclusion has provided support to more than 25,000 disaster-affected people.

  • Nepal

HI supports forgotten communities in the slums of Beira, Mozambique 19/04/19

Thousands of residents of Beira city live in poverty in densely packed slums. Their makeshift homes could not withstand the force or cyclone Idai. Humanity & Inclusion (HI) is coordinating clean-up and reconstruction efforts for these hardest-hit communities.

  • Mozambique

Nepal: HI provides emergency care to tornado victims 19/04/19

HI is providing emergency rehabilitation care to the victims of the tornado that struck southern Nepal on 31st March 2019.

  • Nepal

HI clearing weapons in eastern Laos 18/04/19

Laos is one of the countries most heavily contaminated by explosive remnants of war in the world. HI’s weapons clearance teams on the ground are working to end this terrible threat to civilian lives. 

  • Laos

"I want to be a doctor and help people with disabilities" 15/04/19

Anwar is 9 years old. Four years ago, as his family was fleeing the bombing in Sana'a, Yemen, his leg was hit by a shard of metal and had to be amputated a few hours later.

  • Yemen

International Parliamentary Appeal to protect civilians from explosive weapons 12/04/19

The International Network on Explosive Weapons (INEW) of which Humanity & Inclusion is a founding member has launched an International Parliamentary Appeal calling on politicians including MPs in the UK to urgently support action to prevent human suffering from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas. For Humanity & Inclusion the Appeal will be part of the organisations Stop Bombing Civilians campaign in 2019.

  • United Kingdom

"Meeting other amputees has given me hope" 09/04/19

Ahed is diabetic. He lost his leg after suffering complications. He is now rebuilding his life thanks to rehabilitation sessions and group therapy at the Zarqa centre in Jordan.

  • Jordan

Improving the livelihoods of the most vulnerable people 08/04/19

HI promotes the inclusive employment of the most vulnerable individuals in Sri Lanka. 

  • Sri Lanka

HI Global Director Manuel Patrouillard addresses UN Security Council 04/04/19

Humanity & Inclusion's Global Managing Director, Manuel Patrouillard, addressed the UN Security Council on Monday 1st April to share his concerns about the persistent and targeted violences against humanitarian actors in their areas of intervention.

  • International

25 years on, Rwanda remembers 04/04/19

HI continues to help victims overcome their trauma, 25 years after the genocide in Rwanda. 

  • Rwanda

Recovery in Mozambique: survivors with disabilities need more support 04/04/19

HI Communication Officer, Claude Briade, reports from Beira, Mozambique on the destruction caused by cyclone Idai and the vital work of HI's teams to support disabled and vulnerable people.

  • Mozambique

HI mine clearance experts return to Casamance, Senegal 04/04/19

Many explosive remnants of war still endanger the lives of people living in this region in the south of Senegal and prevent internally displaced people from returning home.  

  • Senegal

Heightened tension in Gaza: preventing further casualties and disability risks 30/03/19

Days before the anniversary of the Great March of Return on 30th March, HI is concerned about growing tension in Gaza in recent weeks. Further violence could lead to a surge in injuries, placing further pressure on already overwhelmed surgical and rehabilitation services. HI is calling on all parties to exercise restraint and avoid violence with potentially disastrous consequences for civilians. 

  • Palestine