• 3000+ Landmines Cleared and Destroyed in Africa

    3000+ Landmines Cleared and Destroyed in Africa

    Latest reports out of Africa point to drastic landmine clearance efforts in 2014. At least 1.4 million square metres of land were cleared in Angola’s Cunene province by de-mining actions of the Angolan Armed Forces, and a total of 3,472 landmines were discovered and destroyed in Algeria by the People’s National Army (ANP) along the

  • Ottawa Treaty Anniversary: Canada Urged to Boost Support

    Ottawa Treaty Anniversary: Canada Urged to Boost Support

      The international treaty to ban landmines signed in Ottawa on 3 December 1997 is slowly eradicating the production and use of the anti-personnel landmines around the world, but according to an annual report of Landmine Monitor released by the Nobel-prize winning International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), Canada no longer ranks amongst the top

  • Report: Child Landmine Victims Rise

    Report: Child Landmine Victims Rise

      The annual Landmine Monitor report of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines and Cluster Munition Coalition (ICBL-CMC), suggests that the number of child landmine victims is unfortunately rising. According to ICBL-CMC, which is one of the world’s leading anti-landmine groups, Afghanistan has the world’s highest number of children killed or wounded by landmines and

  • Handicap International Urges British Prime Minister to Help Save Lives and Limbs

    Handicap International Urges British Prime Minister to Help Save Lives and Limbs

    A new petition launched by and circulated online by Handicap International UK is urging British Prime Minister, David Cameron, to ensure that important aim helps save the lives and limbs of civilians affected by conflict. “With conflict gripping the Middle East, increasing numbers of civilians are in danger from landmines and explosive remnants of war.

  • Report: Anti-Personnel Landmines Used in Libya

    Report: Anti-Personnel Landmines Used in Libya

    Credible evidence has emerged that one or more militia groups in Libya recently used anti-personnel landmines during an armed conflict involving a Zintan alliance and the Libya Dawn alliance at Tripoli Airport in July and August 2014. “The use of anti-personnel landmines by any party anywhere is unacceptable … All parties should order their forces

Education and Awareness

  • Then UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan at Ottawa Treaty signing ceremony

    Ottawa Treaty Anniversary: Canada Urged to Boost Support

      The international treaty to ban landmines signed in Ottawa on 3 December 1997 is slowly eradicating the production and use of the anti-personnel landmines around the world, but according to an annual report of Landmine Monitor released by the Nobel-prize winning International Campaign to Ban Landmines (ICBL), Canada no longer ranks amongst the top

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  • Landmine-Aid

    Report: Child Landmine Victims Rise

      The annual Landmine Monitor report of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines and Cluster Munition Coalition (ICBL-CMC), suggests that the number of child landmine victims is unfortunately rising. According to ICBL-CMC, which is one of the world’s leading anti-landmine groups, Afghanistan has the world’s highest number of children killed or wounded by landmines and

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  • David-Cameron

    Handicap International Urges British Prime Minister to Help Save Lives and Limbs

    A new petition launched by and circulated online by Handicap International UK is urging British Prime Minister, David Cameron, to ensure that important aim helps save the lives and limbs of civilians affected by conflict. “With conflict gripping the Middle East, increasing numbers of civilians are in danger from landmines and explosive remnants of war.

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  • Obama

    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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Contact Information

Matt Baker, Administrative Coordinator

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

Mailing Address
Canadian Landmine Foundation
c/o LCMSDS, Wilfrid Laurier University
75 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON, Canada
N2L 3C5

Physical Address
232 King St. N. Waterloo, ON

Business Hours
Monday to Friday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday to Sunday: Closed

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