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8th March : women take the floor

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Laos Senegal

With the International Women's Day, HI want to offer you the testimony of six women, five in Senegal and one in Laos.

With the International Women's Day, HI want to offer you the testimony of six women, five in Senegal and one in Laos.

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Elisabeth, an essential link between HI’s deminers and the population
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Explosive weapons

Elisabeth, an essential link between HI’s deminers and the population

Elisabeth, community liaison agent, intervenes before, during and after the work of the demining teams. Her role is essential to ensuring the security of operations and the trust of the community.

With HI’s support, Wiliany’s autonomy is improving
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Rehabilitation Rights

With HI’s support, Wiliany’s autonomy is improving

Wiliany is a young Venezuelan girl living with a motor impairment. She is attending physical therapy sessions and HI has provided her with a new walking frame to help her get around her neighbourhood.

In Togo, HI helps twins, Yentougle and Yenhame, to continue their education
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Inclusion Rights

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

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.