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Comunicado de prensa No. 010, foros regionales sobre minas antipersonales actores armados no estatales y acuerdos humanitarios en Antioquia y Santander [Spanish]

20 August 2004

FOROS REGIONALES SOBRE MINAS ANTIPERSONALES, ACTORES ARMADOS NO ESTATALES Y ACUERDOS HUMANITARIOS EN ANTIOQUIA Y SANTANDER Comunicado de prensa No. 010 Agosto 20 de 2004 Atención, En el marco de trabajo del... read more

Quand la lutte contre les mines redonne espoir à la paix

8 June 2004

Quand la lutte contre les mines redonne espoir à la paix Les 4 et 5 juin 2004 s’est tenu à Bogota le « premier forum international sur les mines, les acteurs non-étatiques et les accords humanitaires ». Ce... read more

When the fight against mines revives hopes for peace

8 June 2004

When the fight against mines revives hopes for peace On the 4th and 5th of June 2004, the “First International Forum on Landmines, Non-State Actors and Humanitarian Agreements” was held in Bogota. This forum,... read more

One double amputee’s marathon for a mine free-world – from Cairo to Cape Town in 120 days

17 January 2004

One double amputee’s marathon for a mine-free world - from Cairo to Cape Town in 120 days 17 January 2004 Today in Cairo, Swiss double amputee and ultra-distance cyclist Armin Köhli embarks upon one of the... read more

Burundi: the CNDD-FDD commits to respect the ban on anti-personnel landmines and to cooperate in mine action

15 December 2003

Burundi: the CNDD-FDD Commits to Respect the Ban on Anti-personnel Landmines and to Cooperate in Mine Action Geneva - 15 December 2003 The Conseil National pour la Défense de la Démocratie-Forces pour la Défense de... read more

Burmese rebel groups commit to ban anti-personnel (AP) landmines

5 December 2003

Burmese Rebel Groups Commit to Ban Anti-personnel (AP) Landmines. New Success for Geneva Call Geneva - 5 December 2003 Today Geneva Call announced an agreement by the Arakan Rohingya National Organization (ARNO) and... read more

War in Iraq: Geneva Call appeals to all parties to respect international humanitarian law

24 March 2003

War in Iraq: Geneva Call appeals to all parties that may be involved in military action to refrain from using anti-personnel mines and to respect international humanitarian law. Geneva Call condemns the illegal... read more

Somali factions commit themselves under Geneva Call to ban anti-personal mines

12 November 2002

Somali Factions Commit Themselves under Geneva Call to Ban Anti-personal Mines 12 November 2002 Somali factions, including the Transitional National Government (cf. below list), gathering under the auspices of IGAD in... read more

New humanitarian mechanism for rebel groups succefully tested in the Philippines: international mission meets with MILF leaders in Mindanao and Manila

1 May 2002

New humanitarian mechanism for rebel groups successfully tested in the Philippines: International mission meets with Moro Islamic Liberation Front leaders in Mindanao and Manila Geneva Call, a new international... read more

The Sudan people’s Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A) commits itself to renunce to the use of anti-personnel mines

4 October 2001

The Sudan People's Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A) Commits Itself  to the Renunciation of the Use of Anti-personnel Mines 4 October 2001 The SPLM/A has today in Geneva, Switzerland, signed the "Deed of Commitment... read more