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Somalia commemorates the International Mine Awareness Day

4 April 2007

Somalia commemorates the International Mine Awareness Day Geneva/Baidoa, 4 April 2007- Isha Baidoa Human Rights Organisation, a member organisation of the Somali Campaign to Ban Antipersonnel Landmines (SOCBAL),... read more

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Polisario Front Destroys Second Landmine Stockpile

1 March 2007

  Polisario Front Destroys Second Landmine Stockpile Geneva/Tifariti - 1 March 2007 On 27 February, the Polisario Front’s mine action team destroyed 3’321 antipersonnel mines in Tifariti, Western Sahara.... read more

National Democratic Front of Burma Issues Position Statement on Landmines

28 February 2007

National Democratic Front of Burma Issues Position Statement on Landmines Geneva - 28 February 2007 In a significant first step towards the mine ban, the National Democratic Front (NDF) of Burma agreed to a position... read more

Armed Non-State Actors and Landmines Volume II : A Global Report of NSA Mine Action

1 November 2006

NEW REPORT AVAILABLE Armed Non-State Actors and Landmines Volume II : A Global Report of NSA Mine Action Geneva - 16 November 2006 Today Geneva Call is launching its new report on mine action involving armed... read more

The National Liberation Army Agrees to Demine Areas of Civilian Use in Nariño, Colombia

30 October 2006

The National Liberation Army Agrees to Demine Areas of Civilian Use in Nariño, Colombia Geneva - 30 October 2006 Geneva Call wishes to congratulate the National Liberation Army (Ejército de Liberación Nacional,... read more

El Ejército de Liberación Nacional Acuerda el Desminado de Zonas de Uso Civil en Nariño, Colombia

30 October 2006

El Ejército de Liberación Nacional Acuerda el Desminado de Zonas de Uso Civil en Nariño, Colombia 30 Octubre 2006 - Ginebra El Llamamiento de Ginebra quiere felicitar al Ejército de Liberación Nacional (ELN) por... read more

UNPO General Assembly Adopts Landmine Ban Resolution

29 October 2006

UNPO General Assembly Adopts Landmine Ban Resolution Taipei - 29 October 2006 The Underrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO) adopted unanimously a resolution supporting the anti-personnel mine ban during... read more

Burundi: The Palipehutu-FNL undertakes to collaborate in the fight against antipersonnel mines

25 October 2006

Burundi: The Palipehutu-FNL Undertakes to Collaborate in the Fight Against Antipersonnel Mines Dar es Salaam/Geneva - 25 October 2006 At a meeting with Geneva Call in mid-October in Dar es Salaam, the President of the... read more

Turkey: The Kongra Gel/HPG – also known as the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) – pledges to renounce the use of anti-personnel mines

18 July 2006

The Kongra-Gel/HPG Pledges to Renounce the Use of Anti-personnel Mines Geneva - 18 July 2006 The Kurdistan People’s Congress (Kongra Gel)/People’s Defence Forces (HPG), also known as the Kurdistan Workers’ Party... read more

A National Seminar on The Role of the Nepal Communist Party (Maoist) in the Mine Ban

25 June 2006

A National Seminar on The Role of the Nepal Communist Party (Maoist)  in the Mine Ban (A National Seminar on Maoist Involvement in Addressing the Landmine Problem) 25 June 2006 The conflict in Nepal witnessed... read more