December 9th, 2015
This year marks the hundred year anniversary of one of the most awful, barbaric acts that humanity has ever seen. During the First World War, the Young Turk Ottoman government perpetrated genocide not only by mass killings, but by instigating five waves of deportations of Armenians from their historical homeland, which Talaat Pasha, the Ottoman Minister of the Interior knew would be deadly, as Fuat Dundar, an expert on the late-Ottoman period notes:
Talaat Pasha would make the decision to deport the Armenians to [the] regions where he knew they would “all be dead of hunger”.
December 3rd, 2015
Today is the International Day of Disabled Persons! On 3rd December the world promotes awareness and mobilises support for the inclusion of persons with disabilities. HART is privileged to support The Lady Cox Rehabilitation Centre in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh and below is an interview with the director and founder Vardan Tadevosyan, a truly inspirational man.
November 11th, 2015
This year’s World Disasters Report
states that local actors, such as National Societies, national non-governmental organisations (NGOs), faith based organisations (FBOs) and community based organisations (CBOs), are ‘the key to humanitarian effectiveness’....