Somalia Celebrates the International Mine Awareness Day

Somalia

As part of efforts to mark the International Day for Mine Awareness on 4 April, UNMAS conducted a number of activities in Mogadishu, which were aimed at creating awareness about land mines. Together with the Somalia Humanitarian Demining Organization (SOHDO), a local NGO, the teams conducted several activities around the city. 
 
This included the display of 10,000 red balloons with mine risk awareness messages around the city and sensitization at a school, an IDP settlement and a youth centre. 

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