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Towards the improvement of the social participation of mental health beneficiaries 23 September 2021

Based on the experience of the 4 countries of the Touching Minds Raising Dignity (TMRD) program, it is clear that the social participation of mental health users needs to be improved in all of the intervention countries (Madagascar, Lebanon, Sierra Leone and Togo).

  • International

HI innovation restores hope in Uganda: Hakim walks thanks to 3D technology 21 September 2021

HI is using telemedicine and 3D printing to provide physical rehabilitation services for refugees. This work not only helps to improve mobility, it restores hope! 

  • Uganda

Behind the scenes at HI: reducing the impact of conflict 16 September 2021

HI’s Armed Violence Reduction department supervises clearance, risk education, conflict transformation programs - activities that play a vital role in the reconstruction of countries after war.


HI provides rehabilitation care for family injured by Haiti earthquake 14 September 2021

Stephanie and her aunt Valerie learn rehabilitation exercises and receive mobility aids from HI physical therapy reinforcements after both were injured in the collapse of their home.

  • Haiti

Haiti : One month after the quake 14 September 2021

One month after an earthquake wreaked havoc in southwest Haiti, humanitarian needs remain immense. The disaster caused over 2,000 deaths and put 650,000 people in need of vital support.

  • Haiti

Sonia, who is deaf, can go to school 9 September 2021

Soni is 13 years old and lives in Banke. She was born with a hearing impairment. HI supported her to go to school like any child.

  • Nepal

Life is returning to normal in Chad 7 September 2021

From weapons clearance to helping individuals set up their own business, HI has stepped up its actions in aid of the population of northern Chad with the aim of promoting development in the region.

  • Chad

HI continues activities in Afghanistan 7 September 2021

HI is steadily resuming its activities in four provinces - Herat, Kunduz, Kandahar and Nimroz. After more than 30 years of war, humanitarian needs in Afghanistan are immense.

  • Afghanistan

Haiti: More than 16 tonnes of equipment flown to Haiti 6 September 2021

Following the earthquake of 14 August, HI has transferred more than 16 tonnes of equipment from its emergency response depot in Dubai to Port-au-Prince.

  • Haiti

Haiti: HI expands emergency needs evaluation 6 September 2021

Members of the HI emergency team head north from the Cayes to assess needs of Grande’Anse following the earthquake.

  • Haiti

HI advocates for protection in humanitarian response to Haiti earthquake 6 September 2021

Vulnerable people and people with disabilities are at even greater risk of harm following the earthquake. HI is determined to put protection at the forefront of the response

  • Haiti

HI delivers mobility aids to earthquake-affected region 6 September 2021

In the aftermath of the recent Haitian earthquake, HI successfully delivers humanitarian aid by sea to support individuals affected by the disaster.

  • Haiti

Haiti : Solidarity between people is very strong 19 August 2021

HI’s inclusion project manager in Haiti, Jean Fredely, recalls the day the earthquake struck and tells us more about what life is like in the field : 

  • Haiti

Margaret Nguhi: my motivation: being able to change someone's life 19 August 2021

World humanitarian day - 19/08: Interview with Margaret Nguhi, called ‘Maggie’, woman, Kenyan citizen and HI's Country Manager in Kenya.

  • Kenya

As earthquake damaged roads remain blocked, NGOs rely on HI for access by sea. 19 August 2021

HI provides the only maritime transport for humanitarian aid in the Southwest of Haiti. This logistics platform plans to deliver over 760 tons of food and relief supplies.

  • Haiti