• 2020studios Wins a 2014 Maggie Award for Best Journalist

    2020studios Wins a 2014 Maggie Award for Best Journalist

    Terry Asma and the photo-journalist team at 2020studios was recently awarded the 2014 Maggie award for Best Journalist – Social Justice and Human Rights. In correspondence with the Canadian Landmine Foundation, Terry said: “Katrina and I are excited and humbled beyond words on winning the 2014 Maggie award … [which] would never have happened without

  • 3500+ Landmines Destroyed in Algeria

    3500+ Landmines Destroyed in Algeria

    Algerian officials recently announced that a total of 3,616 landmines dating back to the colonial era were discovered and destroyed during the month of September by the members of the People’s National Army. The landmines were discovered throughout the eastern and western borders of the country, spanning miles of territory in areas that posed a

  • Positive Changes to U.S. Anti-Personnel Landmine Policy

    Positive Changes to U.S. Anti-Personnel Landmine Policy

    In his 1994 address to the United Nations General Assembly, then United States President Bill Clinton stated that his country would eventually eliminate its use of anti-personnel landmines (APL). On September 23 this week, the Obama Administration announced further policy changes that bring the U.S. closer to that goal.  According to a White House press

  • Oman Joins Ottawa Treaty

    Oman Joins Ottawa Treaty

    The Sultanate of Oman has become the latest country to join the Ottawa Treaty (also known as the Mine Ban Treaty), after depositing its instrument of accession instrument at a ceremony at the United Nations headquarters in New York in August. – Oman has taken a big step to ‘Commit to Complete’ by joining the

  • A Safer Future: Innovation in Mine-Action

    A Safer Future: Innovation in Mine-Action

    A Safer Future: Innovation in Mine-Action Tuesday, 20 January 2015 at 09:30 – Wednesday, 21 January 2015 at 23:00 (PST) Royal Geographical Society 1 Kensington Gore London SW7 2AR United Kingdom     The aim of this conference is to bring together policy makers, mine-action organisations, academics,  equipment designers and manufacturers, victim support and international

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    Positive Changes to U.S. Anti-Personnel Landmine Policy

    In his 1994 address to the United Nations General Assembly, then United States President Bill Clinton stated that his country would eventually eliminate its use of anti-personnel landmines (APL). On September 23 this week, the Obama Administration announced further policy changes that bring the U.S. closer to that goal.  According to a White House press

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  • Oman delegate Mr. Abdullah Alkaabi

    Oman Joins Ottawa Treaty

    The Sultanate of Oman has become the latest country to join the Ottawa Treaty (also known as the Mine Ban Treaty), after depositing its instrument of accession instrument at a ceremony at the United Nations headquarters in New York in August. – Oman has taken a big step to ‘Commit to Complete’ by joining the

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  • Mines-warning-sign

    A Safer Future: Innovation in Mine-Action

    A Safer Future: Innovation in Mine-Action Tuesday, 20 January 2015 at 09:30 – Wednesday, 21 January 2015 at 23:00 (PST) Royal Geographical Society 1 Kensington Gore London SW7 2AR United Kingdom     The aim of this conference is to bring together policy makers, mine-action organisations, academics,  equipment designers and manufacturers, victim support and international

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    Landmines Infesting Zimbabwe Wildlife Sanctuaries

    Geoffreys Matipano, a top official from Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (Zimparks), recently disclosed that most of the country’s wildlife sanctuaries remain unsafe for animals and human beings due to heavy infestation of landmines which were originally placed in ground by the colonial regime during the liberation war. Speaking last week, Matipano told the

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    Annual Peacekeepers Day: August 9th

    This picture of a bronze statue at Peacekeepers Park in Calgary shows an armed Canadian Peacekeeper handing an “Izzy” doll to a little girl. While on his United Nations peacekeeping tours, two in the Balkans and one in Kuwait, MCpl. Mark Isfeld took a great interest in the children of the area. His mother, Carol,

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Matt Baker, Administrative Coordinator

Phone: (519) 885-5183
Toll-free phone: 1-866-346-5221
[email protected]

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c/o LCMSDS Wilfrid Laurier University
Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON, Canada
N2L 3C5

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