Goto main content

“I just want him to live a normal life”

Ahmed is eight years old. He was born with cerebral palsy, a condition that affects his body movement and muscle control. In 2016, after having endured over five years of war in Syria, he and his family decided to flee to Jordan. They now live in Azraq refugee camp, where Handicap International provides Ahmad with physiotherapy sessions.

Testimony_Ahmed_Jordan

Ahmed and his sister Jamila, at Handicap International’s fixed point, in Azraq refugee camp. | © E. Fourt / Handicap International

Date published: 01/06/17

COUNTRIES

Where we work

Read more

HI is ready to mobilise its teams in Gaza to support the most vulnerable
© Hardy Skills/HI (Archive)
Emergency

HI is ready to mobilise its teams in Gaza to support the most vulnerable

The resurgence of violence between Israelis and Palestinians since 11th May has already left dozens dead and many others injured, including at least nine children. Humanity & Inclusion (HI) teams in Gaza are ready to mobilise and provide aid to the most vulnerable people, including those who are injured.

Hardest hit: What the UK aid cuts mean for people with disabilities
© Kate Holt/HI
Emergency Inclusion

Hardest hit: What the UK aid cuts mean for people with disabilities

George Graham, Chief Executive of Humanity & Inclusion UK, responds to the deep cuts to UK aid and explains why they will hit people with disabilities the hardest.

FOLLOW US