Gaza Strip population was exposed to a long term & acute military operation which lasted for 51 days during summer 2014. The whole population was affected in one way or another.
At least 1,473 Palestinian civilians were killed, including 501 children and 257 women. Many fatalities involved multiple family members, with at least 142 Palestinian families having three or more members killed in the same incident, for a total of 739 fatalities. According to the Palestinian Ministry of Health, over 11,100 Palestinians, including 3,374 children and 2,088 women, were injured.
We are a coalition of human rights and humanitarian organizations working to protect and assist the civilians of Syria.
25 Jun 2015 - We are a coalition of human rights and humanitarian organizations working to protect and assist the civilians of Syria.
Handicap International’s Nepal team includes more than 100 Nepalese staff, and 19 expatriates. We are continuing to expand our teams in Nepal. Our development activities are gradually resuming, and some members of our emergency teams are returning to these activities. The number of people on our emergency teams remains the same, while the overall number of HI staff members in Nepal is rising.
Our physical therapy teams continue to support hospitals:
A new Handicap International program is helping to safeguard civilians who were living in proximity to poorly secured weapons and munitions depots in Niger.
"For historical reasons, the armed forces of countries in West Africa often put weapons depots in city centers," explains Frédéric Maio, the Head of Mine Clearance Program Development. “The rapid urban development in these areas often sees homes spring up around these storage facilities.”
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HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL(HI) PRESENTATION
****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.
Handicap International is looking for a «**Psychosocial Technical Advisor**» for its emmergency mission in Nepal. Starting date asap.
Interested candidates can find more detailed information about the position via the following link before July 26th, 2015
The Ebola epidemic was confirmed in Guinea on March 2014. The Ebola virus appeared in the forest area very close to the border with Sierra Leone and Liberia and, starting from March 2014, quickly spread to neighbouring districts in the two countries.
Handicap International is looking for a « Psychosocial Technical Advisor» for its emergency program in Syria starting asap (6 months renewable fixed term contract).
Interested candidates can find more detailed information about the position via the following link before July 12th, 2015