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A wheelchair can truly change someone's life. Every day our supporters make that happen through their generosity. Walid's wheelchair is just one of over 41,000 mobility aids distributed by our teams to injured and disabled people affected by the conflict in Syria.

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1 in 5 Syrian refugees has a disability, new survey reveals
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Emergency Inclusion

1 in 5 Syrian refugees has a disability, new survey reveals

A new study by HI and iMMAP shows that much more can be done to ensure the inclusion of people with disabilities in humanitarian responses.

Typhoon Mangkhut: "We’ve lost nearly half of our crops"
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Emergency

Typhoon Mangkhut: "We’ve lost nearly half of our crops"

HI emergency workers have arrived in the northern Philippines to assess the needs of people affected by typhoon Mangkhut and to prepare for a possible emergency response.

Typhoon Mangkhut: HI travels to worst-affected areas
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Emergency

Typhoon Mangkhut: HI travels to worst-affected areas

Super Typhoon Mangkhut, which made landfall in the northern Philippines early on Saturday 15th September, has killed dozens of people and affected more than 4 million others. An HI assessment team will arrive in areas worst hit by the disaster on Monday to identify the needs of affected people.