Background / Status of the Convention

The Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention:
Putting an end to the suffering and casualties caused by
anti-personnel mines through the pursuit of four core aims ...

Ensuring universal adherence

Destroying stockpiled mines
Clearing mined areas Assisting the victims


Matters that are essential for achieving these aims ...


> Cooperation and assistance

> Transparancy and the exchange of information

> Facilitating compliance

> Implementation support