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Amira’s first steps

Amira is 11 years old. In March 2017, she was injured in a bomb attack in Mosul, and has suffered from a broken leg ever since. She lives with her family in Hasansham camp for displaced people, where Handicap International (HI) is providing her with rehabilitation care.

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Amira in her tent in Hasansham camp. | © E. Fourt / Handicap International

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South Sudan: HI’s emergency mobile teams assist displaced people
© Dieter Telemans /HI
Inclusion Rehabilitation

South Sudan: HI’s emergency mobile teams assist displaced people

HI has deployed emergency mobile teams to provide rehabilitation and psychosocial support to vulnerable displaced people in conflict-affected areas of South Sudan.

Protecting civilians from explosive weapons in populated areas
© ISNA Agency / HI
Explosive weapons

Protecting civilians from explosive weapons in populated areas

Last Monday in Geneva, more than 70 States met for the second round of negotiations for a political declaration against the use of explosive weapons in urban areas. HI was there to remind them of the urgency of protecting civilians.        

Laos: two cluster munition survivors tell their stories
© N. Lozano Juez / HI
Explosive weapons

Laos: two cluster munition survivors tell their stories

Thirty years apart, two inhabitants of the same village in Laos were injured by submunitions. They tell us about their experiences.