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UNMAS honoured with Global Leadership Award

Posted on October 19, 2017

The Secretary-General addressed a unique audience on Wednesday 18 october in New York City. Business leaders, philanthropists, celebrities and ambassadors were gathered for the annual UN Foundation Global Leadership Dinner. The dinner honours individuals for their outstanding leadership and commitment to advancing the vital work of the United Nations around the world.

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UN Enhances Libyan Capacity to Deal with the Threat of Explosive Hazards

Posted on October 13, 2017

On 6 October, the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) successfully implemented a special-to-theatre training of 12 Libyan Military Engineers. The month-long training aimed to enhance the Libyan capacity to carry out Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and respond to the contamination resulting from protracted armed conflict.

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Today's Mine Action News (11th October 2017)

Posted on October 11, 2017

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Mine Survivors Take on UNIFIL Peacekeepers in Football

Posted on October 6, 2017

Late on Friday afternoon in Suwwana village, south east Lebanon, the football coach calls his team together for a pre-match tactical discussion.

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Today's Mine Action News (5th October 2017)

Posted on October 5, 2017

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UNMAS was first established in 2004, in what is now South Sudan. UNMAS undertakes clearance tasks, both manual and...

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