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The GICHD provides support to the Mine Action Coordination Centre for Afghanistan (MACCA) in the field of programme management, operations and standards. The Permanent Representative of Afghanistan to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador Dr. Nanguyalai Tarzi, is a member of the Council of Foundation and Mr. Rashid Mohammed Sediq, Director of MACCA, is a member of the Advisory Board. MACCA has a seat on the International Mine Action Standards Review Board. 

Management consulting

  • Support to the Mine action programme to develop & implement programme-wide monitoring and evaluation (M&E) systems
  • Delivery of  workshops on Economic Analysis of Demining projects & Evaluating Mine Action
  • Support to mine action organisations to ensure their operations do not create or exacerbate land-related conflict
  • Technical assistance on land rights to mine action organisations
  • Support in centralizing data management
  • Installation of and training on IMSMANG


  • Assistance to improve the use of mine detection dogs, through advice on training, testing and accreditation systems


Arabic Language Outreach Programme (AOP)

Persian Language Outreach Programme (POP)



Valid as of 18 March 2013