Relief organisations launch Disability Inclusive DRR Network Order of Malta - Permanent Observer Mission

  • On Monday, Malteser International, ASB, CBM and Handicap International launched a new consortium, the Disability Inclusive DRR Network.
    23/10/2012

    Relief organisations launch Disability Inclusive DRR Network

    People with disabilities should have voice in disaster prevention Cologne/Yogyakarta. Four international humanitarian aid organisations are joining forces to promote the inclusion of persons with disabilities in policies concerning disaster risk reduction (DRR). On Monday, Malteser International, Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund (ASB), CBM and Handicap International launched a new consortium, the Disability Inclusive DRR Network, during the fifth […]

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  • Handwashing with soap is an effective and affordable way to prevent disease.
    19/10/2012

    Global Handwashing Day 2012

    Don’t forget the soap! A host of activities for young and old took place at Malteser International’s project locations in Thailand and Myanmar to celebrate the Global Handwashing Day 2012 on 15 October, calling attention to the importance of handwashing with soap as an effective and affordable way to prevent disease. In Thailand, the event […]

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