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Influence & Ethics is operated jointly for Humanity & Inclusion, also known as Handicap International, by the Advocacy Team and by the HI Institute on Humanitarian Action.
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FOCUS ON – Explosive Weapons in populated areas

When explosive weapons are used in populated areas, the level of civilian harm is usually very high. But what exactly constitutes explosive weapons ? Are they regulated by International Humanitarian Law like anti-personnel mines or cluster munitions? And what is Handicap International’s position regarding their use in populated areas ?  

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FEEDBACK – DFID’s Disability Framework – One Year On

In 2014 the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID) launched their Disability Framework: Leaving no one behind. On 3rd December 2015 – International Day of Disabled People – DFID launched the Disability Framework One Year On: Leaving No One Behind. So why is this document important for HI’s work?

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