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Read the new FAQ on landmines in Myanmar/Burma
Frequently Asked Questions, May 2013
The International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) urges all parties to the conflict in Myanmar/Burma to cease any further use of antipersonnel landmines. Myanmar should join the 1997 Mine Ban Treaty without delay and take rapid steps to clear all contaminated land and assist landmine victims.
On 24 and 25 April, the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) participated in a national victim assistance meeting in Lima, Peru. Photo © MineBanConvention ISU.
The meeting of Intersessional Standing Committees (ISC) of the Mine Ban Treaty (MBT) will take place from 27 to 30 May 2013 at the WMO building in Geneva, Switzerland. The meeting will include a workshop on victim assistance, taking place 30-31 May.
Annual Transparency Reports Due 30 April!
Global campaigns against landmines and cluster munitions call for end to these weapons on International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action
(Geneva, 4 April 2013) Members of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) and the Cluster Munition Coalition (CMC) in close to 50 countries around the world today are calling on states to put an end to the use of landmines and cluster munitions immediately and to address their deadly legacy.
On March 18, the Afghan Landmine Survivors’ Organization (ALSO) organized a Survivors' Swimming race in Kabul, to mark the 14th anniversary of the Mine Ban Treaty entry into force. The race was one of several ICBL member Lend your Leg (LYL) global actions for mine awareness and mine action and was the first such event to take place in Afghanistan.
We are currently recruiting for two positions at ICBL-CMC
The Landmine and Cluster Munition Monitor Program Manager to promote and strengthen the work of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, the Cluster Munition Coalition and the Landmine and Cluster Munition Monitor research initiative.
An experienced Operations Manager to ensure the overall effective operations and logistics of the organization.
Check out our job opportunities page to find out more
(Geneva, 1 March 2013): On the fourteenth anniversary of the Mine Ban Treaty’s entry into force, the International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) is calling on governments and the public to “Lend Your Leg” to the global effort to end the suffering caused by landmines.
Thanks to Handicap International Germany, you can listen to campaigners around the world, calling on people to "Lend Your Leg for a world without mines" in their own language: http://bit.ly/LYL2013-Audio
Nous cherchons un(e) aide comptable dynamique et expérimenté(e) en vue d’assister le Directeur financier afin d’assurer la gestion financière et la gestion des donations avec succès.
(Geneva, 14 February 2013): The International Campaign to Ban Landmines is deeply concerned by recent reports of landmine use by insurgent groups in the Malian conflict. Read more here..
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The seventh edition of the ICBL-CMC newsletter includes news on ICBL's 20th Anniversary celebrations, the latest states to ratify the Convention on Cluster Munitions, the Humanitarian Disarmament Campaigns Summit and UN General Assembly in New York, along with updates from the Survivor Network Project and the latest from the national campaigns. Read it online here.
Paris, Wednesday 16 January – The International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL) joined Handicap International, Human Rights Watch and the Arms Observatory to participate in the conference "Acting Together for Humanitarian Disarmament."