Formed in 1997 UNMAS serves as the UN focal point for mine action. Globally it coordinates all aspects of mine action in the UN system; at field level it is responsible for providing mine action assistance for emergencies and peacekeeping operations.
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Regions of operation
International conventionsConvention on Cluster Munitions (CCM)Detection and clearanceStockpile destructionManagement of mine action programmesQuality managementArmed violence reductionRisk educationVictim assistance