"The UN was born from war. Today, we must be here for peace." -- "<a href='https://www.un.org/sg/en'>UN Secretary-General António Guterres</a>".  UN Photo/Evan Schneider <a href='https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aGUxrZorsbI'>Watch</a> the UN Global Advocate Daniel Craig walk through a minefield in Cyprus.IEDs kill and maim civilians and peacekeepers. Visit the <a href='/issues/IEDs'> UNMAS ONLINE IED HUB </a>.Read <a href='/funding/unmas-news'> UNMAS News </a> to find out what we are doing.The <a href='/resources/unmas-applications'>UNMAS ERW Safety App</a> is available for iTunes and Android!

UNMAS collaborates with 11 other UN departments, agencies, programmes and funds to ensure an effective, proactive and coordinated response to the problems of landmines and explosive remnants of war, including cluster munitions.


IEDs kill and maim civilians and peacekeepers.  Visit the UNMAS ONLINE IED HUB.


Landmines, Explosive Remnants of War and IED Handbook is now available in ArabicEnglish, French and Spanish.



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Global Expert in Explosive Detection Dogs Visits Colombia

From 27th June to 6th July, Mr. Joakim Berlin, the global expert in Explosive Detection Dogs (EDDs) visited Colombia...