Newsletter september 2022
In our latest newsletter, you can read about what we are doing in the Ukraine and how we can inform many more affected people about the mine risk through digital means. We also tell the inspiring story of our 25 years old foundation.
„WE NEED 2000 ADDITIONAL DEMINERS”
Once Russian troops withdrew from the north of Ukraine, our local partner, demining organisation The HALO Trust, started the work of clearing landmines and explosives in this region. The high level of contamination with remnants of the war is a huge challenge for the teams, says Tom Dibb, Deputy Director for Programmes – West at HALO. Read the article
HOW IT ALL STARTED
In 1997, two sisters attend a talk about mine victims and waste no time in founding World Without Mines. While the foundation may deliberately be kept small, it certainly achieves a lot. Read the article
In one area, mines are being cleared and in another, they are being laid. For World Without Mines, the question is how we can save human lives more quickly than they are being endangered. Read the article
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