Stakeholders in Sudan gathered to discuss Sudan's mine clearance extension request. Read more about it, clicking here.
Landmine survivors, affected families, campaigners and government officials after
the signing and enacting of the new Law in Santiago.
“I wish to commend Chile for its leadership in the Convention, and for its commitment to a world free of anti-personnel mines underlined by the adoption of the new law regarding mine victims’ rights,” said Thomas Hajnoczi, Ambassador of Austria to the UN in Geneva who leads the Convention in 2017. Read more about it here.
States Parties and civil society partners gathered in Geneva for the intersessional meetings, commemorated 20 years of working together to achieve a mine-free world at the symbolic "Broken Chair". Click on picture to enlarge.