Končar employees volunteer for earth day tea sanković 2018-04 -21t12:34:39+00:00 21 april 2018| a volunteer activity „let's embellish our environment“ was organized today to celebrate earth day and make the končar factory premises at fallerovo šetalište greener it gathered. Aki ra (sometimes written akira) is a former khmer rouge conscripted child soldier who works as a deminer and museum curator in siem reap, cambodia he has devoted his life to removing landmines in cambodia and to caring for young landmine victims aki ra states that since 1992 he has personally removed and. Women collecting water, children gathering firewood or playing, men working on the land or tending cattle anyone who goes about their normal day in a mined area is at risk most minefields are unmarked so you may have no idea that you are in danger until it is too late.
In afghanistan, approximately 185 million square meters of land have been contaminated by mines and explosive remnants of war each year, they maim and claim live minefield cyprus daniel craig visits an active minefield in cyprus in his role un global advocate for the elimination of mines and explosive hazards. Summary background explosive remnants of war (erw)—landmines, unexploded ordnance (uxo), and abandoned explosive as reverberating effects) are a social and economic burden to victims, their families, the wider at- risk community, and health systems5 despite their importance, these effects.
Geration to present the landmine crisis as a threat to international peace which part i of this article outlines the scope of the landmine problem in however, even under the best circumstances, landmines create major obstacles for any country challenged with their clean-up the aftermath of armed conflict in a number of.
The hidden dangers of land mines: first and foremost, we should fight for the universalization of the ottawa land mine ban treaty the ottawa convention every month around 800 people are killed and 1,200 maimed by land mines— often the victims are children attracted by their toylike shapes and colors a new tragedy. Thousands of landmines lie scattered throughout southern senegal, placed both by the senegalese military and movement of democratic forces of casamance ( mfdc in french) rebels during more than 30 years of “there are other areas that are of a higher threat to the people of casamance,” he said.
Today we are extending uk aid support to help save an extra 50,000 people in future years by educating them about the dangers of mines and also by decontaminating land littered with the devices this will allow the poorest people to grow crops and their children to walk to school in areas which were.
Land-mines represent an insidious and persistent danger to children affected by war, says a new united nations report on the impact of armed conflict on children, by graça machel, the un of those maimed children who survive, few will receive prostheses that keep up with the continued growth of their stunted limbs. Land mines have been laid in bosnia and herzegovina (hereafter referred to as bosnia) during the four-year civil war the time- consuming, dangerous and expensive process of demining has already begun, but there exists a dire need for land-mine awareness to help protect the population now that the conflict has ended.