Virtual briefing by Mine Action Review on the key findings of the latest Clearing Cluster Munition Remnants 2020 and Clearing the Mines 2020 reports, and the Oslo Action Plan monitoring of survey and clearance indicators.
Date: Tuesday 10 November 2020
Time: 1300–1400 GMT/UK (1400–1500 CET/Geneva)
The online event will focus on the latest progress and developments in survey and clearance of anti-personnel mine and cluster munition remnant contamination globally.
The event will be chaired by Ambassador Toscano, Director of GICHD.
Mine Action Review will provide a briefing of key findings of this year’s Clearing Cluster Munition Remnants and Clearing the Mines reports, ahead of the upcoming Eighteenth Meeting of States Parties to the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (APMBC) and the Second Review Conference of the Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM). We will also present provisional results from Mine Action Review’s monitoring of the APMBC Oslo Action Plan for actions related to survey and clearance.
The Lebanon Mine Action Centre (LMAC) will present on Lebanon’s CCM Article 4 implementation and the Zimbabwe Mine Action Centre (ZIMAC) will present on Zimbabwe’s APMBC Article 5 implementation, reflecting on progress and challenges on the road to completion.