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.

FEEDBACK – HI mobilized for the Sixteenth Meeting of the States Parties to the Mine Ban Treaty

FEEDBACK – HI mobilized for the Sixteenth Meeting of the States Parties to the Mine Ban Treaty

Posted by: on Jan 10, 2018 | No Comments

Victim assistance was a central topic of the Sixteenth Meeting of the States Parties to the Mine Ban Treaty (18 to 22 December, Vienna).

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.

FEEDBACK- Maputo regional conference: A strong commitment towards a better protection of civilians

FEEDBACK- Maputo regional conference: A strong commitment towards a better protection of civilians

Posted by: on Dec 20, 2017 | No Comments

On 27-28 November, HI and the authorities of Mozambique organised a regional meeting in Maputo on the use of explosive weapons in populated areas.