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The GICHD provides support to the Technology Center for Bomb and Mine Disposal (BOMICEN) in the field of programme management, operations and standards. Jointly with the Vietnam Veterans of America Foundation, the GICHD signed two Memorandums of Understanding with the BOMICEN/Ministry of Defense of Vietnam and with the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs in November 2010, regarding the cooperation and assistance program on mine action in Vietnam. The Permanent Reprensentative of Vietnam to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador Thanh T. Nguyen, is a member of the Council of Foundation.

Information Management

Risk Management

  • Advice on planning and implementing the National Mine Action Program
  • Advice on capacity development requirements
  • Mine Action training workshops
  • Training on Linking Mine Action and Development
  • Assistance in the implementation of the land release methodology, Vietnam being one of the GICHD’s target countries for land release outreach activities 


Valid as of 19 March 2013