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COVID-19 in CAR: “Leave no one behind” 05/25/20

The Central African Republic which is one of the poorest countries in the world and is already facing one of the worst humanitarian crises, now has to face the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. Humanity & Inclusion's teams are working to ensure people with disabilities and vulnerable individuals at risk of exclusion are included in epidemic prevention actions.

  • Central African Republic

Cyclone Amphan: HI team is ready to launch an emergency response 05/20/20

Cyclone Amphan is expected to hit India and Bangladesh this Wednesday around 6pm local time and could affect millions of people. Humanity & Inclusion stands ready to help the most vulnerable.

  • India
  • Bangladesh

Ihab is still recovering from injuries but COVID19 disrupts the assistance he needs 05/11/20

COVID-19 in Gaza means more isolation and despair for people with disabilities as the aid and services that usually support them have been suspended.

  • Palestine

A father with a disability makes life-saving masks 05/07/20

Akhter is helping in the fight against COVID-19 by sewing masks in Kandahar, Afghanistan, thanks to the support from Humanity & Inclusion.

  • Afghanistan

HI’s race to protect vulnerable people against COVID-19 in a country with only 24 ICU beds 05/07/20

In South Sudan’s Juba County, Humanity & Inclusion's teams have identified more than 5,200 people with disabilities as well as very vulnerable people who need support as COVID-19 is spreading. Particularly vulnerable, most of them are already displaced from their homes, and face numerous barriers to protect themselves and stay safe from COVID-19.

  • South Sudan

COVID-19 in Ethiopia: No customers, no income for Mohamed a father of 10 05/06/20

The entire city of Fafan is under lockdown, and Mohamed fears for his family and is stressed that the pandemic might extend in the region. Humanity & Inclusion is there to support him.  

  • Ethiopia

Due to COVID businesses have stopped and so have livelihoods 05/04/20

Many vulnerable people like Meryam in Ethiopia depend on their own business to live. Due to lockdown measures, no business means no food. Humanity & Inclusion (HI) helps her. Mutual assistance is key, Meryam says.

  • Ethiopia

“We have been handing out masks to the most vulnerable” 04/28/20

Fabrice Vandeputte, Humanity & Inclusion's director in Myanmar, explains how his teams are helping the most vulnerable individuals protect themselves from the coronavirus.

  • Myanmar

Saima and her family struggle in the face of Covid-19 in Pakistan 04/28/20

Saima has been using a wheelchair since she was a child. She lives with her family in a shantytown in Karachi, Pakistan. The pandemic and lockdown have made their daily lives almost impossible to bear.

  • Pakistan

Blog: Now is the time to show every single person with disabilities that they matter 04/28/20

People with disabilities are disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. Aleema Shivji, Executive Director of Humanity & Inclusion UK, calls on the signatories of the Humanitarian Disability Charter, including the UK government, to make good on their commitments to include people with disabilities in humanitarian response to the pandemic.

  • International

Lockdown measures may worsen the conditions of children with disabilities 04/27/20

Because of COVID-19, Pakistan is under a lockdown. The activities organized by Humanity & Inclusion for vulnerable children are now on pause.

  • Pakistan

HI launches a campaign to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in Togo and protect the most vulnerable 04/22/20

Humanity & Inclusion’s teams in Togo are taking action to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic. They aim to help the most vulnerable people understand the importance of taking basic precautionary measures, and to cope with their fear of the virus.

  • Togo

Albert, a father of five, learns to protect his family from COVID-19 04/21/20

It is not easy to access information if you live in one of the world’s poorest countries. As the Covid-19 pandemic devastates communities around the globe, Humanity & Inclusion is showing vulnerable individuals, including people with disabilities, how to protect themselves from the virus.

  • Madagascar

HI and local relief teams working to fight COVID-19 in Madagascar 04/07/20

HI is adapting two of its projects in Madagascar to fight the spread of COVID-19. We are training local relief teams to protect people in the areas where we work. Our goal is to assist people with disabilities and vulnerable individuals.

  • Madagascar

HI continues to adapt its work in countries to protect the most vulnerable 04/07/20

Day after day, Humanity & Inclusion is adapting its work to help protect the most vulnerable from the rapid spread of the Covid-19 epidemic. Priority is being given to prevention messages and assisting the most fragile individuals, including the offer of psychosocial support.

  • Rwanda
  • Nepal
  • Togo
  • Bangladesh

 

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