Tag: Fondation

Humanitarian Aid

FOCUS – Humanitarian Alternatives, a new bilingual review

Handicap International Foundation, in collaboration with three other Foundations, recently released the inaugural issue of a new bilingual international review entitled Humanitarian Alternatives (Alternatives Humanitaires in French). Designed to build bridges between practitioners and academics, English- and French-native speakers, its inaugural issue is now available in open access.

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Disarmament

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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