Handicap Intl.
Non-governmental Organization based in France

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Gaza: HI to expand humanitarian response

In response to the humanitarian crisis in Gaza, Handicap International is donating equipment such as wheelchairs and crutches to Al-Shifa hospital, where many of the injured are being treated. The organization made its first donation on July 23, and plans to make more donations this week.

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Treating Cerebral Palsy in Developing Countries

Cerebral palsy is one of the most common health conditions Handicap International sees in babies and young children around the world. The Center for Disease Control estimates that about 1 in every 323 children has cerebral palsy.

This congenital disorder usually results from brain damage that occurs before or at birth or within the first few years of a child’s life. Symptoms vary but may include poor muscle tone, stiff muscles, uncontrolled movements, poor motor skills, and sensory problems. About a third of cases involve cognitive difficulties or epilepsy.

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Gaza: Handicap International condemns use of explosive weapons in populated areas

London, 28th July 2014. Handicap International is outraged by the use of explosive weapons in the heavily populated areas of Gaza. The organisation is calling on the international community to put pressure on both parties to the conflict to arrange an immediate ceasefire and to provide victims with access to humanitarian aid.

JOBS

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Financial Coordinator – Amman – Jordan - DAU - HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL

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Closing date: 14 Sep 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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Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator – Beyrouth - 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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Psychosocial Technical Advisor – North SYRIA - 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 – North SYRIA - 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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Prosthesis & Orthotics Technical Advisor – North SYRIA - 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.