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“We want to pick up life where we left off”

In February 2017, Hossam and his family fled the fighting in Mosul and took refuge in Qayyarah displaced people’s camp. A few weeks later, Hossam had an accident that left him with a broken leg. He is being treated in Hamdaniya hospital, where Handicap International is providing him with physiotherapy care. 

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Hossam in his hospital room in Hamdaniya. | © E. Fourt / Handicap International

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“I feel at ease with HI’s psychologist, Olivier”
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Emergency Rehabilitation

“I feel at ease with HI’s psychologist, Olivier”

Following an attack on his home, Heritier, 23 years old, is receiving rehabilitation sessions and psychosocial support from HI's teams.

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