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Global Hand Website in Russian - January, 2007


We are delighted that 2007 finds us launching a Russian version of Global Hand.

South Asia Earthquake REACT Webpage - October, 2005


We have launched a new page in our REACT section, with information on the South Asia earthquake crisis.

Crisis Response - July, 2006


Current crises and "forgotten" disasters.

Global Hand at DIHAD, Dubai - April, 2008


“Collaboration is not an option, it is a necessity. Only by working together can we further our ability to alleviate suffering, and help to restore a measure of hope and humanity to a world sorely in need of both.” – Sir John Holmes, Under-Secretary General for UNOCHA at the 2008 DIHAD: Dubai...

Trade, Aid or Traid? Getting it right with the private sector - May, 2008


We are regularly being asked to broaden Global Hand's services. While retaining our traditional 'matching' activity, many have enquired if Global Hand can support the wider engagement between for-profit and non-profit entities in today's landscape of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and...

Ells Culver, a Diplomat for the Poor - August, 2005


We have grieved deeply to hear about the death of Ells Culver, a Charter Member of Global Hand.

Mines Awareness Trust - April, 2004


The killer that keeps on killing...

Improved Funding Offering - January, 2004


Funding continues to remain the big issue for many of us as we look to the year ahead. So Global Hand has continued research, digging out further names of organisations that specialise in funding activities in the humanitarian arena.

An ounce of prevention: The case for Disaster Risk Management - Oct 2008


One dollar spent in disaster prevention, the experts tell us, is worth four dollars spent in disaster response. Business companies have to find the math compelling...