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Since arriving in Tyre, Amal and her grandchildren need help 05/12/23

HI is helping people who have been evacuated from their homes in southern Lebanon because of the growing violence along the border with Israel – people like Amal.

  • Lebanon

How climate change affects people with disabilities 05/12/23

Climate change exacerbates discrimination and affects the daily lives of people with disabilities in particular.

  • International

COP 28: Raising awareness of disability at the Climate Conference 05/12/23

COP 28 opened in Dubai on November 30th. HI will be bringing strong messages in support of the communities and individuals most impacted by climate change, including people with disabilities.

  • International

The volume of rockets falling on Gaza was unlike anything we’ve seen before 05/12/23

Hani is working for HI in Gaza and shares with us his experience since the escalation of violence in October.

  • Palestine

Nepal and climate change: the challenges faced by people with disabilities 05/12/23

In 2023, HI published a report highlighting the impact of climate change on people with disabilities in Nepal, one of the countries most exposed to the consequences of this phenomenon.

  • Nepal

HI provides aid in 94 shelters in Gaza 27/11/23

HI and partners have distributed aid to more than 3,500 people since October 7 in Gaza.

  • Palestine

Typhoon Haiyan: 10 years ago, a massive storm hit the Philippines 14/11/23

10 years ago, Typhoon Haiyan (known in the Philippines as Yolanda) claimed the lives of some 10,000 people in the country's worst-ever natural disaster.

  • Philippines

Nepal: HI provides support to affected populations after the recent earthquake 07/11/23

HI teams arrived in the worst-affected areas to assess needs and support local health services following the earthquake in Nepal on November 3rd.

  • Nepal

Thanks to HI, Abderamane can walk again 25/10/23

Both of Abderamane’s legs had to be amputated after a wound became infected. With the support of HI, and thanks to his own determination, he now has hope for the future.

  • Central African Republic

Reham Shaheen, stranded in Jordan and helping civilians in Gaza 25/10/23

HI rehabilitation specialist Reham Shaheen lives in the Gaza Strip. She talks to us about the situation and the threat posed to civilians by recent events.

  • Palestine

Gaza: a crisis within a crisis 25/10/23

Sharaf Al Faqawi and Haytham Abusabet, members of HI’s team in Gaza, describe their daily lives since the escalation of the conflict.

  • Palestine

Earthquakes in Afghanistan: HI has helped over 900 people, but the needs are still important 25/10/23

More than 74,000 people were affected by the powerful earthquakes that struck the province of Herat in early October. HI and its partners have been providing assistance to the victims.

  • Afghanistan

Gaza: Growing humanitarian needs 19/10/23

The attacks by Hamas and retaliation by Israel have a devastating impact on civilians. 1,400 people have lost their lives in Israel; more than 3,000 in Gaza.

  • Palestine

Raqqa: HI demines a river to enable the reconstruction of a vital bridge 18/10/23

HI underwater mine-clearance experts have cleared part of the Euphrates river and to allow a bridge that is important for the economy of Raqqa city to be rebuilt.

  • Syria

When collective cooking brings back social cohesion 17/10/23

After a decade of conflict, mistrust is still prevalent in Central African communities. To recreate safe spaces, HI has been reaching out to these communities to organise collective activities.

  • Central African Republic