Tag Archives | Danish Demining Group (DDG)

200+ Tonnes of Explosive Remnants of War Destroyed

At the end of January 2018, the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) completed phase one of its initiative to destroy Explosive Remnants of War (ERW) which have been endangering the lives of Misratan communities, and of the wider Libyan population. More than 200 tonnes of ERW were successfully eliminated with the support of the […]

DRC Vacancy: Head of Programme, Tunisia and Libya

By John Lee. The Danish Demining Group (DDG) is looking for a highly experienced and qualified Mine Action Head of Programme (HoP) to oversee the DDG Programme in Libya with a focus on building national capacities as well as on growing the resources and scope of the programme. DDG is part of Danish Refugee Council […]

UN Trains Libyans on De-Mining Tool

The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), in partnership with the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD), provided a two-week training course to 15 implementing partners of the Libyan mine action community in the IMSMA tool (Information Management System for Mine Action) between March 28 and April 8, 2016. This also included a one-day […]