Clearance and risk reduction education

This section contains information about activities implemented by the Coordinators on Clearance and Risk Reduction Education.


December 2017

Concept Note by Lao PDR and the Netherlands, CCM Coordinators on Stockpile Destruction and Retention of the Convention, on enhancing the implementation of Action 3 of the Dubrovnik Action Plan up to the 8th Meeting of States Parties (8MSP) to be held in September 2018.


November 2017

Norway, former Coordinator on Clearance and Risk Reduction Education, along with the Netherlands, one of the current Coordinators on this thematic, organized a Balkan regional workshop on cluster munition survey and clearance. The technical workshop brought together representatives of affected States in the Balkans, donor States and organizations and demining agencies to discuss on completion planning, challenges, lessons learnt, regional collaboration and available support in continuing their efforts on clearance.


November 2016

The Coordinators on Clearance and Risk Reduction Education (Norway and the Netherlands) co-organized a technical workshop with the Lebanon Mine Action Centre (LMAC), with the support of the Geneva International Centre for Humanitarian Demining (GICHD), focusing on cluster munition survey and clearance and implementation of Article 4 of the CCM. The workshop allowed overcoming challenges previously identified between the LMAC and operators working in the country and that it fitted into Lebanon’s desire to develop a centre of excellence in this field in the region.


November 2016

Concept Note by the Netherlands and Norway, CCM Coordinators on Stockpile Destruction and Retention of the Convention, on enhancing the implementation of Action 3 of the Dubrovnik Action Plan up to the 7th Meeting of States Parties (7MSP) to be held in September 2017.