MAG
Non-governmental Organization based in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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615 entries found
02 Apr 2017 description

Landmine clearance is the pivotal first step in a journey of recovery, security and development in countries affected by these indiscriminate killers.

MAG's Digital Impact Review 2016

RATHIKA'S STORY

Rathika and her son Dilakson live on land made safe by MAG in Mannar District, Sri Lanka. “The land is safe and we are safe,” she says. “We grow vegetables and have chickens. We could not be here at all if the landmines were still here.”

02 Apr 2017 description

Together, we've helped more than 17 million people escape the fear of landmines. People like Helen (below right) in Moxico province, Angola.

MAG's Digital Impact Review 2016

HELEN'S STORY

30 Mar 2017 description

Gunyoro village in South Sudan used to be a minefield. All the known landmines have now been removed and destroyed, enabling the community here to rebuild.

MAG's Digital Impact Review 2016

THE JAMES FAMILY'S STORY

The James family fled Torit County in South Sudan because of conflict. When they returned they found themselves unable to re-establish their lives and livelihoods because of the presence of landmines:

15 Jan 2017 description

Over 9,000 improvised mines cleared by Mines Advisory Group (MAG) in the last six months

Twenty years on from the historic Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (Ottawa Treaty), the world is facing a new landmine emergency, the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) warned today. The regional conflict in Iraq and Syria has resulted in a scale of contamination not seen for decades. The international NGO – which has been working in the region since 1992 – is reporting an increase in the numbers of fatalities and injuries from these indiscriminate killers.

07 Dec 2016 description

The figures are simply mind-numbing. Over 270 million cluster bombs fell on Laos and up to 80 million did not detonate. More than half of all cluster munition casualties in the world are in Laos.

This edition of IMPACT goes beyond the numbers to the people at the heart of MAG’s work – the people who you help.

Maps / Infographics

16 entries found

Jobs

8 entries found
28 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 14 May 2017 Mines Advisory Group

The total salary package for this position is £38,384 - £41,972 per annum including basic salary, hardship allowance, programme management allowance and cost of living allowance.

About MAG:

28 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 14 May 2017 Mines Advisory Group

The total salary package for this position is £38,384 - £41,972 per annum including basic salary, hardship allowance, programme management allowance and cost of living allowance.

About MAG:

28 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 14 May 2017 Mines Advisory Group

22.5 hours per week. Fixed term for 6 months.

Manchester City Centre

Starting at £8.40 per hour plus contributory pension.

19 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 May 2017 Mines Advisory Group

£23,016 - £26,040 per annum plus contributory pension

Manchester, UK

13 Apr 2017 description
job Closing date: 30 Apr 2017 Mines Advisory Group

Responsables techniques terrain - Guinea Conakry (Stockpile Management)

Selon la localisation, le salaire global pour ces postes est généralement de 53 004 £ à 65 172 £ par an comprenant le salaire de base, une prime de sujétion et une indemnité de cherté de vie.

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