Handicap International

By Annika Grassl The ability to advocate for yourself and others is increasingly important in today’s social and political
I was with eleven people who all live with varying disabilities, and they were doing exactly what I dreamed about when I took this job one year ago: trying something new, pushing their limits, getting out of their comfort zone and eventually mastering it!
Dr. Richardier was responsible for Handicap International's involvement as a founder of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, which was collectively awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997.
Handicap International was founded in Thailand by two French doctors in 1982, and is now headquartered in Lyon, France. It
Compounding the problem is the fact that many amputations were done with thought to saving lives rather than fitting prosthetic