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Japan Provides more Support to UNMAS Humanitarian work

Posted on May 22, 2013

Press Release

Government of Japan Provides more Support to UNMAS Humanitarian Mine Action Work in Africa


Weapons Destruction by UNMACC of Weapons Collected by DDR/RR MONUSCO

Posted on May 8, 2013

(UNMAS-DRC) The United Nations Coordination Centre (UNMACC) in collaboration with the Disarmament, Demobilization, Repatriation, Reintegration, and Resettlement (DDR/RR) division of MONUSCO in South Kivu will be holding a weapons destruction ceremony this Thursday 09 May 2013. 


Security Council unanimously approves new UN peacekeeping mission in Mali

Posted on April 25, 2013

[UN News Centre] 25 April 2013 – The Security Council today approved a 12,600-strong United Nations peacekeeping operation to take over from the African-led mission in Mali on 1 July and authorized the blue helmets “to use all necessary means” to carry out security-related stabilization tasks, protect civilians, UN staff and cultural artefacts, and create the conditions for the provision of humanitarian aid.


Mines antipersonnel : la lutte inlassable contre des armes pernicieuses

Posted on April 15, 2013

A l'occasion de la Journée internationale de lutte contre les mines antipersonnel, célébrée chaque année le 4 avril, cette édition d'Escale est consacrée au travail de l'UNMAS, le Service de l'action anti-mines des Nations Unies, et de ses partenaires.