Since August, more than 400,000 Rohingyas have crossed the Myanmar border and taken refuge in Bangladesh. Joining the estimated 300,000+ Rohingyas present in the country, the new arrivals need food and drinking water, access to sanitary facilities, health care, rehabilitation sessions, and other accommodations. Your gift today can help provide aid to families with acute needs.
Handicap International's most prestigious awards include:
2011 Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize
For our assistance to people with disabilities in situations of poverty, exclusion, conflict and disaster.
1997 Nobel Peace Prize
For campaign success with our partners at the International Campaign to Ban Landmines in creating the 1997 Ottawa Mine Ban Treaty, which bans the deployment, stockpiling, production and sale of anti-personnel mines, and ensures their destruction.
1996 United Nations Nansen Refugee Award
For our service to refugees as well as our contributions to the elimination of landmines.
Handicap International is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization (EIN/tax ID number: 55-0914744).
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