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  • HI in Lebanon helps 11-year-old Shahid to walk again 28 September 2020

    Shahid was seriously injured in Syria in 2011 and has been unable to walk since. HI is providing physiotherapy and splints to get her back on her feet.

     

    • Lebanon

  • HI helps anti-personnel victim Ismail live with dignity again 28 September 2020

    Ismail lost both legs in a landmine explosion at the age of 14. HI is now teaching him to walk again with his new prostheses.

    • Lebanon

  • Innovation at HI 23 September 2020

    Three questions for Pierre Gallien, Director of 3I (Information, Impact, Innovation) / Innovation and Knowledge Management Division

     

    • France

  • World first : HI locates mines buried underground 23 September 2020

    Xavier Depreytere, head of innovation projects at HI, explains why the drone demining project launched by HI in 2018 is a world first.
     

    • Chad

  • European Union awards HI two prizes for its innovative projects 23 September 2020

    On 24 September, the European Union Horizon Prize for Affordable High-Tech for Humanitarian Aid honoured HI with two awards. These prizes recognise the organisation’s efforts to develop practical and effective solutions in order to enhance the care and treatment of vulnerable people.

     

    • France

  • 1982 - 2020 : Innovation is part of HI's DNA 23 September 2020

    On 24 September, the European Union Horizon Prize for Affordable High-Tech for Humanitarian Aid honoured HI with two awards. On that occasion, HI recounts its 38 years of innovation from 1982 to 2020. 

    • France

  • Kay Reh injured by an explosive device as he worked in a field  3 September 2020

    Since 2012, HI has provided some 13,000 people living in nine refugee camps along the Thai-Myanmar border with information on the risks from explosive devices.

     

    • Thailand

  • HI assisting the injured  3 September 2020

    Many of Beirut’s inhabitants have been affected by the explosions that ripped through the city’s port on 4 August. Nour Khalaf, 33, has chronic lower back pain, aggravated by a fall she suffered in in the second explosion.

    • Lebanon

  • Helping ease the suffering of injured people  2 September 2020

    Many of Beirut’s inhabitants have been affected by the explosions that ripped through the city’s port on 4 August. Ramadan, 23, a Syrian refugee from Aleppo, who now lives in Beirut, is one of them.

    • Lebanon

  • COVID-19 response: HI assisting schools in Madagascar  1 September 2020

    HI has worked in Madagascar for a quarter of a century. In recent years, it has successfully developed an inclusive and solidarity education programme which ensures the most vulnerable students, including children with disabilities, are enrolled in school. Today, sixty schools are trained in Covid-19 prevention measures.

    • Madagascar

  • HI provides "first aid" to 500 people  1 September 2020

    Many of Beirut’s inhabitants were seriously injured when explosions ripped through the city’s port on 4 August. Nada Baghdadi, 27, suffered a severely broken leg.

     

    • Lebanon

  • HI provides "first aid" to 500 people  1 September 2020

    Many of Beirut’s inhabitants were seriously injured when explosions ripped through the city’s port on 4 August. Chakif Mia, 36, suffered a serious leg injury.

     

    • Lebanon

  • HI provides 500 people with psychological "first aid" 28 August 2020

    The explosion in Beirut on 4 August traumatised an entire population. Over the last fortnight, HI’s teams have provided emergency psychological assistance to some 500 people.
     

    • Lebanon

  • Lebanon: HI’s teams assisting the injured 28 August 2020

    HI’s teams are conducting rehabilitation sessions and providing psychosocial support for victims of the explosions that ripped through Beirut on 4 August.

     

    • Lebanon

  • COVID-19: HI is striving to protect vulnerable people by continuing its work in Thailand 13 August 2020

    Nipaporn Deang-Ro, one of HI’s physiotherapists, provides rehabilitation care in refugee camps. He explains how the organisation has adapted to the pandemic.

    • Thailand