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Forida’s dream came true: her daughters play with the other children
6 February 2023

For the past four years, this Rohingya mother living in a refugee camp in Bangladesh has been able to count on the support of HI to help her two daughters with disabilities become more autonomous.

  • Bangladesh

"It is really inspiring to see the kids I help go to school and become successful"
30 January 2023

Ambika Sharma has been working as a Prosthetist and Orthotist for more than 10 years. We recently sat down with Ambika to see what life is like as a P&O in Nepal.

  • Nepal

Prabin knows no limits!
30 January 2023

Prabin, 6, was born without the lower part of his right leg. HI met him 5 years ago when the family was referred to a rehabilitation centre in Biratnagar. Since then, he’s come on leaps and bounds.

  • Nepal

A wheelchair that makes all the difference
30 January 2023

Daïsane was born with club feet. Supplied with a specially adapted wheelchair by HI, she can now move around on her own and play with her classmates at breaktime.

  • Democratic Republic of Congo

Life-changing crutches
30 January 2023

Raphaël’s specially adapted crutches have made it easier for him move around and be more self-reliant – including walking to school by himself.

  • Democratic Republic of Congo

Helping Milagros live life to the full
30 January 2023

In Colombia, HI is supporting Venezuelan migrants like Milagros. Our teams are giving Milagros rehabilitation exercises to help her become more independent.

  • Colombia

Thanks to his prosthesis, Atilio has regained his independence
30 January 2023

In Colombia, HI is supporting Venezuelan migrants like Atilio who crossed the border with an amputated leg. HI has provided him with a prosthesis and rehabilitation services.

  • Colombia

Hidayatullah can now stand on his own two feet and play with the other children
30 January 2023

Hidayatullah was born with a malformation in both feet. His anxious mother was referred to HI's rehabilitation centre in Kandahar.

  • Afghanistan

The day I stepped on a mine, my fate was sealed
30 January 2023

Marta Quintero has been part of HI’s demining operations in Colombia for seven years. She is working for the future of her country with an unerring determination born out of personal experience.

  • Colombia

Jean Mario, an earthquake survivor, receives support from HI
30 January 2023

Jean Mario Joseph was seriously injured in the earthquake that struck Haiti in August 2021. His right leg had to be amputated. Today he is receiving physical rehabilitation and psychosocial support.

  • Haiti

HI supports malnourished children in Ethiopian refugee camp
30 January 2023

In Ethiopia, children are increasingly facing food insecurity. HI uses stimulation therapy for malnourished children to prevent developmental delays.

  • Ethiopia

In Togo, HI helps twins, Yentougle and Yenhame, to continue their education
30 January 2023

Yentougle and Yenhame are 13 year-old twins. They both have vision impairments. Through HI's inclusive education project, they are receiving personalised support to help them continue their schooling.

  • Togo

“The floods destroyed all of our belongings”
30 January 2023

HI provides 2,000 emergency supply kits to the most vulnerable families affected by flooding in Pakistan.

  • Pakistan

HI helps Gatluak Muon improve mobility and wellness
30 January 2023

Gatluak Muon struggled with daily activities and felt isolated from his community. Thanks to physical rehabilitation with HI, he is already seeing progress.

  • Ethiopia

A wheelchair for Freweyni
30 January 2023

HI regional logistics manager, Tilahun Abebe, shares the highlight of his recent visit to Tigray, Ethiopia.

  • Ethiopia