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

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25 Sep 2017 description

MAG completed non-technical surveys in Moxico Province on 7th June 2017 and more than 90% of suspected hazardous land has now been handed back to local communities.

Since 2014 MAG has been conducting non-technical surveys in Moxico – an eastern province of Angola. Moxico covers nearly 20% of Angola’s landmass and is one of the poorest and most contaminated provinces in the country. MAG collect and analyse locations that might contain landmines or unexploded ordnance, confirm whether there is evidence of a hazard or not, and define the perimeter of the area.

21 Jun 2017 description

21 June 2017: The first of Sri Lanka’s mine-affected districts has been declared safe from landmines thanks to the work of demining teams from the Mines Advisory Group (MAG).

MAG has been working along side the Humanitarian Demining Unit of the Sri Lankan Army and coordinated by the Sri Lankan Government.

In the wake of the country’s devastating civil war, which ended in 2009, Batticaloa District is the first to be classified as “residual risk”.

28 May 2017 description

1 February 2016: With the support of the German Federal Foreign Office and in partnership with the Presidential Committee on Small Arms and Light Weapons (PRESCOM), MAG has undertaken numerous Arms Management and Destruction (AMD) activities.

Armoury Storekeepers and Managers Course
Nigerian Police Force HQ, Abuja
November 2016

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

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

7 entries found
08 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 Jan 2018 Mines Advisory Group

The total salary package for this position is £59,004 - £65,172 per annum * including basic salary, hardship allowance and cost of living allowance.

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08 Dec 2017 description
job Closing date: 02 Jan 2018 Mines Advisory Group

The total salary package for this position is £48,960 - £**53,424** per annum including basic salary, programme management allowance and cost of living allowance.

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27 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 10 Dec 2017 Mines Advisory Group

Information Management and Systems Officer – Syria Response

12 months fixed term contract starting January 2018.

The total salary package for this position is £32,808 - £35,544 per annum* including basic salary, hardship allowance and cost of living allowance.

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24 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 22 Dec 2017 Mines Advisory Group

The total salary package for these positions is £59,004 - £65,172 per annum including basic salary, cost of living allowance and hardship allowance.

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16 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 24 Dec 2017 Mines Advisory Group

Base Manager – Syria Response

The total salary package for this position is £35,868 - £39,012 per annum* including basic salary, hardship allowance and cost of living allowance.

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