Austria, the Convention Presidency, calls on all States Parties to attend the Second International Pledging Conference for the Implementation of the Convention on

Tuesday 28 February
Room XII
United Nations Office at Geneva


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Archive photo provided by the Republic of Algeria

After decades of work, Algeria has become the second North African nation to free its territory from antipersonnel mines by clearing over 12,000 hectares of land and destroying more than one million landmines.

Algeria thus becomes the 30th State Party to fulfill its mine clearance obligation under the Convention.

Congratulations Algeria! - Read more about it here.




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