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Gender Focal Point Capacity Development Programme 2019-2021

Gender Focal Point Capacity Development Programme 2019-2021

The GICHD's first Gender Focal Point Capacity Development Programme ended earlier this year. This programme helped build sustainable capacity for gender and diversity mainstreaming in the mine…

Life of Mine Exhibition | International Mine Awareness Day

Life of Mine Exhibition | International Mine Awareness Day

This exhibition, Life of Mine, marked the International Day of Mine Awareness on April 4 in Geneva and around the globe by giving mine action a human face. It shows the manifold impact…

Home After War | The story of Ahmaied Hamad Khalaf

Home After War | The story of Ahmaied Hamad Khalaf

Ahmaied Hamad Khalaf and his family returned to their home in Fallujah, Iraq in 2017. Until recently, the city was under Islamic State (IS) control. Although the conflict was over, the city was…

Policy

Policy

More comprehensive and coherent responses are needed to address today’s interconnected challenges, as shown by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the sustaining peace agenda. Strong…

National Strategies

National Strategies

Strategic Planning in Mine Action Mine action takes place in conflict or post-conflict contexts by a range of national and international governmental and non-governmental actors. The process of…

Information Management

Information Management

Effective and secure information management tools play a crucial role in improving operations and enabling national responses in mine action. At the forefront of this effort, the GICHD serves as…

Mine Action Standards

Mine Action Standards

A set of global guidelines has been developed to document good practice in mine action and to aid their translation into national standards. Mine action standards have been developed to improve…

Gender, Diversity, Equality and Inclusion

Gender, Diversity, Equality and Inclusion

Explosive ordnance represents a key barrier to development in numerous countries worldwide, affecting the lives of communities long after the conflict is over. Due to their gender-specific mobility…

Explosive Ordnance Risk Education

Explosive Ordnance Risk Education

The term ‘Explosive Ordnance Risk Education’ (EORE) refers to activities which seek to reduce the risk of injury from explosive ordnance by raising awareness of women, girls, boys and men in…

Regional Cooperation

Regional Cooperation

The Regional Cooperation Programmes (RCP) promote dialogue and regional cooperation between explosive ordnance-affected states in managing and reducing risks from EO. There are three established…