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    An exceptional response to the disaster

    Less than two weeks after typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, Handicap International has deployed an emergency response team of around fifteen expatriates, sent out to reinforce the teams already working in the country.
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    EMERGENCY PHILIPPINES
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    Typhon Haiyan : Handicap International se rend sur les zones touchées

    Handicap International's first emergency team arrived in the Philippines on Tuesday to bring relief to families left destitute by Typhoon Haiyan.

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    Mali
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    Destroying explosive remnants of war de guerre

    More than two years after the start of the food crisis, and more than 18 months since fighting first broke out between rebel forces and the Malian army, the situation in Mali has yet to return to normal and civilian lives continue to be put at risk.

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    Emergency : South Sudan
    Sud Soudan
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    Supplying aid adapted to the most vulnerable people

    At the beginning of July, Handicap International sent an evaluation mission to South Sudan to assess the severity of the humanitarian crisis affecting the country and to intervene as quickly as possible in aid of the most vulnerable people.

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    LAOS
    crise sahel
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    “We need ten more years to clear the whole country”

    Violaine Fourile is Handicap International's head of mission in Laos, the country most polluted by cluster munitions in the world. The organisation has worked in Laos since 1996 clearing  dangerous areas and educating the population about the risk of mines.
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