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Afghanistan + 9 more

Tapping Canadian Creativity : Canadian Landmine Fund

The Goal of the Fund is to contribute to the process to rid the world of the threat of anti-personnel landmines. CIDA's role within the Fund, is to lead in areas of victim assistance and...

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Sudan

Armed groups asked to commit to landmine ban

Representatives of armed opposition groups, government observers and landmine ban campaigners met last week in Geneva with experts in the field of international humanitarian law to begin a dialogue...

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Mozambique

Landmines in Mozambique: After the Floods

By Mary Wareham, Human Rights Watch Paper prepared for Conference on Mozambique After the Floods Tuesday, 28 March 2000, Washington DC. While the floods in Mozambique during the past month have...

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Kenya

Landmines Kill 14, Injure Four Others In Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (PANA) - Police in Nairobi Thursday confirmed that 14 people were killed early this week and several others injured when their vehicles ran over landmines in two separate incidents...

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Angola

Angola: WFP employee critically injured in landmine blast

JOHANNESBURG, 21 March (IRIN) - A WFP employee was critically injured at the weekend when the vehicle which he was driving detonated an anti-tank mine in southern Angola's Cunene Province, a WFP...

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Mozambique

Landmines - the hidden menace facing Mozambique

Landmines are now the hidden menace facing Mozambique, already shattered by floods that have left 1 million people homeless, Christian Aid can reveal. The head of Mozambique's National Mine Clearance...

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Mozambique

Mozambique: Floods bring cholera, isolation and landmines

Continual rainfall in southern Africa has brought greater flooding to the region. The damage from the storms so far has been devastating. In addition to the flooding, the first case of cholera in...

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Burundi

Burundi refugee flow slows, landmines pose threat

DAR ES SALAAM, Feb 17 (Reuters) - The flow of refugees fleeing Burundi's civil war has slowed in recent weeks because landmines and hostile army troops are preventing people from escaping the...

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Serbia + 1 more

Kosovo Humanitarian Update Issue No. 20

GENERAL DEVELOPMENTS 1.1: UNHCR mourns death of David Riley: The head of UNCHR, Kosovo, David Riley, died in his sleep on 20 January, shocking UNHCR, the international community and Kosovars. David...

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Albania + 3 more

Kosovo Humanitarian Update Issue No. 19

GENERAL DEVELOPMENTS 1.1: Festive season passes peacefully: The festive season passed peacefully in Kosovo with few reported incidents and little celebratory fire. Security was stepped up to cover...

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World

Guidelines for the Care and Rehabilitation of Survivors

These guidelines are intended to help diverse actors, including donors and program implementers, develop and fund the most effective programs to help landmine victims heal, recover and resume their...

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Landmine Surveillance Guidelines

Aiming to identify the scale of the problem posed by landmines, this document provides a standardised tool for information gathering on mine/UXO victims. In addition, information is provided on how...

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