Handicap Intl.
Non-governmental Organization based in France

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Educating people with disabilities about Ebola

In many developing countries, people with disabilities, especially those with hearing and visual impairments, are often not educated about health and disease prevention because the information is not shared in a format they can understand. This lack of information makes them more vulnerable to contracting disease and less likely to seek appropriate care. This is certainly the case with the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

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Gaza: People cannot bear one more day of fighting

The three day ceasefire in Gaza allowed Handicap International and its partners to initiate essential relief operations, but these operations are now compromised by the resumption of the combat. At the end of the 72-hour truce, Samah Abu Lamzy, project manager for Handicap International in Gaza, describes the catastrophic humanitarian situation for the population and the impossibility for health and humanitarian workers to deliver the necessary aid in a satisfactory manner without a proper peace agreement.

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Sierra Leone + 1 other
Stemming the tide of ebola in Sierra Leone and Liberia

We need your help to expand Handicap International’s services. Now, thanks to a generous donor, any gift you make through August 31, will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to $250,000.

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Sierra Leone + 2 others
Ebola prevention in Sierra Leone and Liberia

Following an initial outbreak in Guinea last March, the latest Ebola epidemic in West Africa has spread rapidly to neighbouring Sierra Leone and Liberia. The number of cases attributed to Ebola fever currently stands at 1,201, including 672 deaths.

JOBS

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Chargé(e) de Projets Afrique de l’Ouest - Lyon

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Closing date: 19 Sep 2014 Handicap International

Handicap International est une organisation de solidarité internationale indépendante et impartiale, qui intervient dans les situations de pauvreté et d’exclusion, de conflits et de catastrophes. Œuvrant aux côtés des personnes handicapées et des populations vulnérables, elle agit et témoigne, pour répondre à leurs besoins essentiels, pour améliorer leurs conditions de vie et promouvoir le respect de leur dignité et de leurs droits fondamentaux.

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Physical Rehabilitation Project Manager - Jordan - DAU - HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2014 Handicap International

NGO PRESENTATION

Handicap International is an independent and impartial international aid organisation working in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. Working alongside persons with disabilities and other vulnerable groups, our action and testimony are focused on responding to their essential needs, improving their living conditions and promoting respect for their dignity and their fundamental rights.

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Physical Rehabilitation Technical Advisor - Beirut - LEBANON - DAU - Handicap International

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2014 Handicap International

NGO PRESENTATION

Handicap International is an independent and impartial international aid organisation working in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. Working alongside persons with disabilities and other vulnerable groups, our action and testimony are focused on responding to their essential needs, improving their living conditions and promoting respect for their dignity and their fundamental rights.

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Chef de Projet Psychosocial - Tombouctou - Mali - DAU - HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2014 Handicap International

PRESENTATION DE HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL

Handicap International est une organisation de solidarité internationale indépendante et impartiale, qui intervient dans les situations de pauvreté et d’exclusion, de conflits et de catastrophes. Œuvrant aux côtés des personnes handicapées et des populations vulnérables, elle agit et témoigne, pour répondre à leurs besoins essentiels, pour améliorer leurs conditions de vie et promouvoir le respect de leur dignité et de leurs droits fondamentaux.

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Conseiller Technique Psychosocial – Bamako – Mali - DAU - HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL

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Closing date: 01 Sep 2014 Handicap International

PRESENTATION DE HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL

Handicap International est une organisation de solidarité internationale indépendante et impartiale, qui intervient dans les situations de pauvreté et d’exclusion, de conflits et de catastrophes. Œuvrant aux côtés des personnes handicapées et des populations vulnérables, elle agit et témoigne, pour répondre à leurs besoins essentiels, pour améliorer leurs conditions de vie et promouvoir le respect de leur dignité et de leurs droits fondamentaux.