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Ameen: "Now I can walk, I want to go back to university" 02/27/20

Ameen, 19, was the victim of an explosion in Hodeidah, Yemen. He was injured in his right leg, just above the knee. Humanity & Inclusion supplied him with a prosthesis and helped him walk again.

  • Yemen

Heba learns to walk with a prosthesis 02/25/20

Heba is a 13-year-old girl. Her home in Sa'dah, Yemen, was struck by an airstrike last year. She suffered a serious leg wound and her leg had to be amputated.

  • Yemen

“I feel at ease with HI’s psychologist, Olivier” 02/24/20

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

  • Democratic Republic of Congo

South Sudan: HI’s emergency mobile teams assist displaced people 02/18/20

HI has deployed emergency mobile teams to provide rehabilitation and psychosocial support to vulnerable displaced people in conflict-affected areas of South Sudan.

  • South Sudan

Protecting civilians from explosive weapons in populated areas 02/11/20

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.        

  • International

Laos: two cluster munition survivors tell their stories 02/05/20

Thirty years apart, two inhabitants of the same village in Laos were injured by submunitions. They tell us about their experiences.

  • Laos

HI outraged by Trump administration's decision to use landmines 01/31/20

The Trump administration has announced a deadly shift in its landmine policy, putting civilian lives in danger.

  • International

Eruption of Taal Volcano in the Philippines: HI’s teams assess the needs of disaster-affected people 01/24/20

HI is assessing needs of Taal Volcano victims in the Philippines and plans to launch an emergency response.

  • Philippines

Clearance in Laos: Our demining teams are not giving up! 01/22/20

 In Laos, Humanity & Inclusion continues its actions to eliminate the threat that explosive remnants of war still pose to the country's population today, and reduce the humanitarian and socio-economic risk.

  • Laos

30,000 people killed or injured by explosive weapons in 2019 01/22/20

HI partner organization Action On Armed Violence (AOAV) releases figures on explosive violence casualties in 2019.

  • United Kingdom
  • International

Support from players of People’s Postcode Lottery continues into 2020 01/15/20

We are delighted to announce a second year of partnership with People’s Postcode Lottery with support of the players supporting victims of the Syria conflict and men, women and children in conflict.

  • Jordan
  • Lebanon

"I heard Moïse crying under the rubble" 01/09/20

Moïse was four years old when he lost his left leg in the earthquake that struck Haiti on 12th January 2010.

  • Haiti

British physical therapists tackle deadly measles outbreak in Samoa 01/09/20

In December 2019, the UK Emergency Medical Team (UKEMT), including three physical therapists, traveled to Samoa to help save lives following a deadly outbreak of measles on the Pacific island. Funded by UK Aid, the UKEMT is the front line of the UK’s response to a humanitarian crisis overseas.

  • International

Haiti: 10 years after the earthquake 01/03/20

Haiti has not been spared in the last 10 years. The devastating earthquake in 2010, followed by a powerful hurricane in 2016, added to serious political instability that continues to paralyze the country today. In 2010, HI deployed one of its largest humanitarian aid operations in Haiti. It still makes a major contribution today to strengthening the local physical rehabilitation network.

  • Haiti

Climate Change: A major threat to the world’s most vulnerable 12/19/19

An increase in climate-related disasters is having a disproportionate impact on people with disabilities and other vulnerable groups, putting HI's work under pressure.

  • International
  • Haiti


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