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Sudan

Sudan: Life in a minefield - Kibodi village

A place that could be paradise Kibodi village is situated a few kilometres south of Wudu in Kajo Keji county, south Sudan near the border of Uganda. It is a beautiful area; lightly forested, rolling...

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Sudan

FSD Survey Project in Sudan expands

The FSD Survey Project continues to assist UNMAS to define the landmine and UXO contamination problem in Sudan. The project has recently benefitted from the establishment of a small, highly mobile...

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Sudan

Mine Action in Sudan Newsletter Issue 4, March/April 2005

Programme Highlights (March/April 2005) 1) The Mine Action Support Group (MASG) delegation, consists participants from Canada, European Commission, France, Italy, Japan, Portugal, Switzerland and the...

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Tajikistan

Tajikistan: Donor meet to discuss landmines

[This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations] DUSHANBE, 21 Apr 2005 (IRIN) - Landmines continue to remain a source of concern in Tajikistan, particularly in the north,...

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World

Worldwide Production and Export of Cluster Munitions

This Briefing Paper addresses the need of stronger regulation in order to protect civilians from cluster munitions during and following armed conflict. The potential future dangers of widespread...

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Uganda

Uganda endeavors to reduce landmine risks

KAMPALA, Mar 30, 2005 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- The Ugandan government Wednesday reaffirmed that it would work together with non-governmental organizations and community-based groups in reducing mine...

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Sri Lanka

Australia funds FSD mine action programme in Sri Lanka

Media Release dated 26.3.2005 by the Australian High Commission in Colombo The Australian High Commissioner, Dr Greg French, met today with the head of the Swiss Foundation for Mine Action in Sri...

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Colombia

Working in Colombia to engaged non state actors

Author(s): Mehmet Balci Geneva Call and the Colombian Campaign against Landmines (CCCM) have been working together in Colombia for the last two years in framework of a Memorandum of Understanding for...

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Iraq

U.S.: New landmines for Iraq raise fears of civilian risk

Author(s): Kate Carman <carmank@hrw.org> (Washington, February 28, 2005) -- The U.S. Army plans to deploy a new system of remote-controlled antipersonnel mines in Iraq by May, but the Pentagon has...

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Sudan

Mine Action in Sudan Newsletter Issue 2, Feb 2005

Greetings from the Director of the New Sudan Mine Action Directorate First of all I would like to express my sincere gratitude to all supporters of Mine Action in Sudan for their continuous...

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Gender Guidelines for Mine Action Programmes

These guidelines highlight a range of gender considerations that should be taken into account in four of the five main areas, or "pillars", of mine action: - Mine clearance - Mine risk education -...

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