FEEDBACK – HI at the 21st International Meeting of National Mine Action Programme Directors and United Advisers

FEEDBACK – HI at the 21st International Meeting of National Mine Action Programme Directors and United Advisers

Posted by: on Feb 17, 2018 | No Comments

From 13 to 16 February, HI participated in the 21st International Meeting of National Mine Action Programme Directors and United Advisers in Geneva.

ALERT – Deir Ezzor, Syria: “The fighting may be over but the danger is still present”

ALERT – Deir Ezzor, Syria: “The fighting may be over but the danger is still present”

Posted by: on Dec 22, 2017 | No Comments

On 3 November 2017, the armed forces took back control of the town of Deir Ezzor in Syria.The fighting inside and surrounding the city lasted several months, creating numerous civilian victims and displacing over 300,000 people. HI is gravely concerned about the situation in the field.

ALERT – Landmine Monitor 2017 report: Landmines victim numbers increases in conflict zones

ALERT – Landmine Monitor 2017 report: Landmines victim numbers increases in conflict zones

Posted by: on Dec 14, 2017 | No Comments

Published today, the Landmine Monitor 2017 report has revealed a dramatic increase in the annual number of new casualties of mines and explosive remnants of war for the third year running.

ALERT – Communique from Maputo regional conference on the protection of civlians from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas

ALERT – Communique from Maputo regional conference on the protection of civlians from the use of explosive weapons in populated areas

Posted by: on Nov 28, 2017 | No Comments

Today was the second and last day of the Maputo Regional Conference. We are very happy to end this successful meeting with a joint communiqué from the participants.