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HI shocked by vast rehabilitation needs in Beirut August, 6 2020

Injuries caused by the huge blasts in Beirut that occurred on Tuesday include burns, fractures and amputations, in addition to thousands of minor and major wounds caused by shattered glass. 500 people are likely to need physical rehabilitation in order to recover.

  • Lebanon

Victims of explosion in Beirut will need HI’s help. August, 5 2020

Scenes of devastation following a huge explosion in Beirut leave no doubt as to the immediate and urgent needs of the more than 4,000 people injured. Humanity & Inclusion’s (HI) expert team already based in the country is ready to help those in need.

  • Lebanon

Rohingya refugee children with disabilities shine with HI support August, 4 2020

“By observing other children playing and by doing stimulation exercises, Zesmin has finally learnt to call us father and mother.” Zesmin’s parents, Rohingya refugees living in Bangladesh, witnessed their daughter, a girl with Down syndrome who had difficulties moving and communicating, turn into a happy, energetic toddler. “We meticulously followed Humanity & Inclusion’s (HI) advice. With wonderful results.”

  • Bangladesh

Mrs. Dhahabo, a refugee with disabilities, won't let the virus beat her July, 8 2020

In Kenya, Humanity & Inclusion (HI) is teaching the most vulnerable, including people with disabilities like Ms. Dhahobo, to protect themselves from COVID-19.

  • Kenya

Nepal: rehabilitation services maintained during the epidemic July, 8 2020

Nepal has not escaped the Covid-19 epidemic. As it is vital not to disrupt the care process, Humanity & Inclusion (HI) has continued to provide rehabilitation care to people who need it, in accordance with strict hygiene measures.

  • Nepal

Aruwa’s rehabilitation care continues as she protects herself from the virus July, 8 2020

In Kenya, in the Kakuma refugee camp, Humanity & Inclusion (HI) is sensitizing children with disabilities to barrier gestures against COVID-19.

 

  • Kenya

COVID-19 adds to the misery of the homeless July, 2 2020

In Lomé, the capital of Togo, COVID-19 restrictions have made the lives of homeless people even more difficult to bear. Many are children and single mothers. Humanity & Inclusion (HI) has been organising outreach to provide them with assistance.

  • Togo

Being a child with a disability in a refugee family June, 19 2020

11 year-old Abd Alnor has been living with developmental delays and learning difficulties since birth. After fleeing Syria in 2013, his family was unable to find the specific care he needed until they met Humanity & Inclusion (HI) teams. A great help as refugees can have difficulties…

  • Jordan

Covid-19: HI distributes food kits to more than 1,800 families in Pakistan June, 19 2020

More than 140,000 people have been affected by Covid-19 in Pakistan. Humanity & Inclusion (HI) is assisting the most vulnerable individuals, including Afghan refugees.

  • Pakistan

Covid-19 in Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan: an alarming situation June, 17 2020

Humanity & Inclusion (HI) works in Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan, where Covid-19 is spreading at an alarming rate.

  • Bangladesh

HI assisting thousands of Venezuelan refugees in Colombia June, 5 2020

Some 1.8 million Venezuelans have fled their country to live in Colombia. Humanity & Inclusion (HI) provides these vulnerable individuals and their host communities with emergency assistance.

  • Colombia

Rwanda: HI distributes food to families affected by the COVID-19 epidemic June, 3 2020

Humanity & Inclusion (HI) distributes food and sacks of flour to families during the confinement in Rwanda.

  • Rwanda

Rwanda: HI adapts its educational activities and raises awareness of COVID-19 risks May, 29 2020

Humanity & Inclusion (HI) has responded to the COVID-19 epidemic in Rwanda by raising awareness of the virus, distributing masks and food, and adapting online courses for students.

 

  • Rwanda

COVID-19: “Leave no one behind” May, 25 2020

One of the poorest countries in the world and already confronted by one of its worst humanitarian crises, the Central African Republic must now face the threat of the COVID-19 pandemic. Humanity & Inclusion (HI)’s teams are working to ensure people with disabilities and vulnerable individuals at risk from exclusion are included in epidemic prevention actions.

  • Central African Republic

Humanity & Inclusion (HI) has distributed food kits to more than 120 families in Bolivia May, 20 2020

Humanity & Inclusion (HI) has distributed food kits to more than 120 families in Bolivia

  • Bolivia and Andean states