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HI mine clearance in northern Lebanon 15/05/19

HI’s deminers are clearing mines in northern Lebanon, in an area contaminated during the 1975-1990 conflict. The aim is to remove the threat facing villagers. 

  • Lebanon

"I couldn't imagine doing any other job" 14/05/19

Since 2013, Rabih has worked as one of HI’s mine clearance experts in North Lebanon, in a region contaminated heavily by the 1975-1990 civil war. 

  • Lebanon

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

Including people with disabilities in crisis response 01/05/19

The Charter on the Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action was drawn up in 2016 by Humanity & Inclusion in conjunction with more than 70 partners. The charter already has more than 200 signatories, including 25 States, the European Union, several UN agencies, humanitarian organisations and disabled people’s organisations.

  • International

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