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Clearing Cluster Munition Remnants 2020

Global Cluster Munition Clearance Levels at New High as the Convention on Cluster Munitions Marks Tenth Anniversary This year marks ten years since the Convention on Cluster Munitions (also known as...

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Clearing the Mines 2020

New Annual Report on Global Landmine Clearance by Mine Action Review Mine Action Review has launched Clearing the Mines 2020, its seventh annual report monitoring progress in global landmine...

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Colombia

Supporting Vulnerable Groups in Colombia

As a humanitarian organisation HALO's mission is to protect lives and restore the livelihoods of those communities affected by conflict, especially by landmines and other explosive ordnance. In light...

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Sri Lanka

HALO Sri Lanka clears 700 minefields

CLEARING MINEFIELDS During Sri Lanka’s civil war, over 300,000 families were forced to flee their homes because of the fighting or because landmines made it too dangerous to stay. Even when the war...

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Zimbabwe

100,000 landmines gone forever

The HALO Trust has just destroyed its 100,000th landmine in Zimbabwe. Long-forgotten by the rest of the world, Zimbabwe is one of the most densely mined countries in the world. Over 15 per cent of...

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Angola

BP announces $6.1 million for mine clearance in Angola

LARGEST EVER CORPORATE DONATION TO LANDMINE CLEARANCE HALO and BP expand ambitions in the Benguela region Increased cash injection will help safely clear mines from land equivalent to almost 200...

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Angola

Clearing landmines for conservation

HALO has begun surveying and clearing minefields around the settlement of Tempué in Angola so that the National Geographic Society’s Okavango Wilderness Project can undertake conservation research...

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Azerbaijan + 1 more

U.S. Congressional Visit to HALO in Nagorno Karabakh

HALO is honoured to have welcomed three members of the United States (U.S.) House of Representatives to The HALO Trust’s programme in Nagorno Karabakh this month in a historic visit. Representatives...

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Tokyo event for a world free of landmines

CELEBRATING JAPAN'S LONG CONTRIBUTION TO LANDMINE CLEARANCE The HALO Trust and its partner, Association for Aid and Relief, Japan, joined forces with the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs to...

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Colombia

HALO hands over cleared land in Antioquia, Colombia

SAN RAFAEL GETS CLOSER TO BEING A MUNICIPALITY FREE OF EXPLOSIVE DEVICES Thanks to the ongoing support of the United States Government to The HALO Trust’s work in the municipality of San Rafael,...

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