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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

Harvests destroyed in Mozambique: HI will distribute essential food rations 28/03/19

In regions of Mozambique devastated by Cyclone Idai, food insecurity is expected to rocket in the coming months. HI will distribute kits of essential foodstuffs to 12,000 families in need.

  • Mozambique

Cyclone Idai: Our priority is to reduce the risk of epidemics 27/03/19

Floods and poor hygiene in areas hit by Cyclone Idai pose a new threat to affected populations. HI is preparing to distribute hygiene kits to the most vulnerable families in Mozambique.

  • Mozambique

Mozambique: Cyclone death toll tops 400, with many still isolated 24/03/19

Ten days after Cyclone Idai hit central Mozambique, communications with the town of Beira, where an HI team is weighing up its response to the disaster, remain unreliable.

  • Mozambique

Mozambique: HI Increases relief efforts to help vulnerable survivors 23/03/19

Additional members of HI’s emergency teams will arrive to reinforce the team in Beira, Mozambique.

  • Mozambique

Table tennis champions Jack Hunter-Spivey and Ross Wilson become Ambassadors for Humanity & Inclusion UK 22/03/19

Paralympians Jack Hunter-Spivey and Ross Wilson have joined the Humanity & Inclusion UK family as our new Ambassadors. The two renowned table tennis players have reached the top of the game over the past eight years and will be supporting HI and our activities alongside people with disabilities living in places affected natural disaster, war and situations of severe poverty and exclusion.

  • United Kingdom